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Newark, NJ to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$5.34
Fastest time0h 30m
Trips per day14
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How much does a bus ticket from Newark, NJ to New York cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Newark to New York were $6.23.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Newark to New York is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average $11.29 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Newark, NJ to New York?

The distance between Newark and New York is approximately 8.86 miles, or 14.26 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Newark to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Newark, NJ to New York by bus is on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Wednesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Newark to New York?

On average there are 14 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Newark, NJ to New York, with an average of 14 trips per day and 280 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Newark to New York. Of the 14 trips there are 11 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Newark, NJ to New York start at $34.69.

1 carriers offer Newark, NJ to New York bus trips


Book Greyhound from Newark to New York from $5.34. There are 14 Greyhound schedules from Newark to New York and you can expect on average to pay $15.01 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In Newark, Greyhound departs to New York from Penn Station and no other station. In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Newark to New York takes 0 hours and 57 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 0 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 15 trips per day and you could expect to pay $16.27 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

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Buses to New York depart from one main station in Newark:
  • Penn Station
Buses arrive in New York at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in New York for trips arriving from Newark:
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 7-11 - Jd Foods

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