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Journey Information

Hartford to Newark bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$21.37
Fastest time3h 15m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Hartford to Newark right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Does the bus take you directly from Hartford to Newark?

Unfortunately there are currently no buses that go the entire distance from Hartford to Newark. At some point, you will need to switch onto another vehicle to complete the journey, such as a local shuttle or even a train. More details are available as you peruse individual tickets.

How much is a bus ticket from Hartford to Newark?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $21.37 was the low point for bus fares from Hartford to Newark. Buses from Newark to Hartford are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $21.37 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 21 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $20.23 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 105 miles (169 kilometers) from Hartford, CT to Newark, NJ. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 15 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Because many passengers travel from Hartford to Newark at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Hartford?

The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Hartford to Newark, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Hartford to Newark every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Hartford to Newark; ticket prices start at $26.71.

What bus companies travel from Hartford to Newark?

There is one bus company that operates from Hartford to Newark. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound54h 6m$34.03

Where does the bus leave from in Hartford?

Most buses depart from the main station in Hartford, Connecticut:

  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl

Where does the bus arrive in Newark?

All buses from Hartford arrive at one main station in Newark, New Jersey:

  • Penn Station

Price trends for buses from Hartford to Newark

Average prices by travel date

$40$27$13SepOct

Monthly average prices

$33$27$20$13$7ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$67$53$40$27$133020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Hartford, CT to Newark, NJ
5.0
Based on 2 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0

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