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Journey Information

There are 19 intercity buses per day from New York to Atlantic City. Traveling by bus from New York to Atlantic City usually takes around 2 hours and 53 minutes, but the fastest OurBus bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance96 mi (154 km)
Shortest duration2h 30m
Cheapest price$24.69
Trips per day19
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New York to Atlantic City

(Based on 69 ratings and reviews)

4.7

5.0

Michael

May 9, 2022- Vacation

OurBus

Everything was great, no complaining on my part

Everything was great, no complaining on my part

5.0

Angela

March 26, 2022- Solo travel

OurBus

Pros: Bus left on time,driver stayed at speed limit,very very comfortable. Cons: Improve nothing.

Pros: Bus left on time,driver stayed at speed limit,very very comfortable. Cons: Improve nothing.

5.0

Christopher

March 16, 2022- Vacation

OurBus

Pros: Departed on time, arrived a few minutes early, bus was clean and plenty of room for our luggage. Cons: A window pane frame was very squeeky the entire trip (passenger side 3rd row back from entry door) - this was the only negative. everything else was great.

Pros: Departed on time, arrived a few minutes early, bus was clean and plenty of room for our luggage. Cons: A window pane frame was very squeeky the entire trip (passenger side 3rd row back from entry door) - this was the only negative. everything else was great.

5.0

Peter

March 10, 2022- Solo travel

OurBus

Pros: Ease. Cons: More usb inputs. Tips: Yes.

Pros: Ease. Cons: More usb inputs. Tips: Yes.

5.0

Cornell

March 5, 2022- Solo travel

OurBus

Pros: The people on the bus were fun we joked around and hung out in the casino, plus we received a $20 voucher at Resorts Casino. Cons: The frequency of the buses leaving NYC and AC. Tips: get there on time cuz they leave on time!!! It's a non stop trip to AC.

Pros: The people on the bus were fun we joked around and hung out in the casino, plus we received a $20 voucher at Resorts Casino. Cons: The frequency of the buses leaving NYC and AC. Tips: get there on time cuz they leave on time!!! It's a non stop trip to AC.

New York to Atlantic City Route Map

New York Atlantic City

How much is a bus ticket from New York to Atlantic City?

$29.45 is the average price of a bus ticket from New York to Atlantic City. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from New York to Atlantic City is expected to range from C$27 to C$45. If you are looking to travel to Atlantic City within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from C$27. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are C$27 and can be found on May 9, 2022.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from New York to Atlantic City by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around C$29 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 6 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save C$4.86 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from New York to Atlantic City?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from New York to Atlantic City. OurBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus192h 53m$32.65
  • OurBus

    OurBus

    OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from $25, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from New York to Atlantic City if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a train from New York City to Atlantic City?

Unfortunately, there is no Amtrak service from New York City to Atlantic City. The closest you can get via Amtrak is to take a train to Philadelphia, then transfer to a bus from there. Taking a direct bus for the full trip is more time-efficient, and a better deal (that train-bus combo is likely to run you around $81).

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to Atlantic City during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How far is Atlantic City from New York?

Atlantic City is approximately 96 miles (154 kilometers) south of New York City. By bus, it takes an average of 2 hours and 40 minutes to get to Atlantic City, but with clear weather and traffic conditions, you can get there in as fast as 2 hours and 20 minutes.

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

"Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Atlantic City. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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 New York?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New York to Atlantic City, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Atlantic City each day?

There are 19 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Atlantic City every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from New York to Atlantic City without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Atlantic City; ticket prices start at $37.37.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Atlantic City

Atlantic City is a resort town located on the southeastern coast of New Jersey famous for its iconic boardwalk and numerous high-rise hotels and casinos. Dating all the way back to the 1800s, Atlantic City has established itself as one of the most popular gambling destinations on the East Coast of the United States.

Similar to Las Vegas, Atlantic City offers a rich variety of entertainment in addition to its many gambling houses ranging from sporting events to live performances by in-demand comedy and music acts. Many of the hotels in the area also offer first-class spa treatments and premium services for large parties of guests. As a result, Atlantic City has become a very popular destination for bachelor parties and bachelorette groups.

With its own airport and bus & train terminal, Atlantic City is easily accessible both by ground and air transportation, making it a breeze to plan a fun weekend with your friends.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Departure stations

Buses to Atlantic City leave from 4 stations in New York.

All bus stations in New York:

  • McDonald's - 1651 Broadway

  • 11th Ave (btw. 35th & 36th St.)

  • Upper East Side - 5th Ave & 84th St (MET tour bus stop)

  • 59th Ave (btw Queens Blvd & 92nd St)

Where does the bus arrive in Atlantic City?

Arrival stations

Buses arrive in Atlantic City at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

Bus stations in Atlantic City:

  • 1133 Boardwalk

  • Caesars Casino - Bus Terminal Gate

  • Tropicana Transportation Center

  • Ocean Hotel (Valet)

  • Showboat Atlantic City Hotel

  • Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa

  • Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa Valet

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