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New York to Newark bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$5.30
Fastest time0h 25m
Trips per day20
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap bus tickets from New York to Newark

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from New York to Newark is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New York to Newark were $11.36. By booking 17 days out, tickets are on average $8.95 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The distance between New York and Newark is approximately 8.86 miles, or 14.26 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around and 38 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 25 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 New York to Newark?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Newark by bus is on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Thursday 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.

Greyhound from New York to Newark has the most daily schedules

On average there are 20 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from New York to Newark, with an average of 19 trips per day and 406 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from New York to Newark. Of the 20 trips there are 18 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from New York to Newark starts at $34.47.

2 carriers offer New York to Newark bus trips

Fullington Trailways

Book Fullington Trailways from New York to Newark from $13.86. There are 1 Fullington Trailways schedules from New York to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $13.86 for a Fullington Trailways ticket to Newark. In New York, Fullington Trailways departs to Newark from Port Authority Bus Station and no other station. In Newark, Fullington Trailways arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Fullington Trailways from New York to Newark takes 0 hours and 35 minutes, while the fastest available Fullington Trailways trip will get you to Newark in 0 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Fullington Trailways offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $13.86 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Restroom
Avg. Time
0h 35m
Avg. Price
$13.86

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from New York to Newark from $5.30. There are 19 Greyhound schedules from New York to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $18.40 for a Greyhound ticket to Newark. In New York, Greyhound departs to Newark from Port Authority Bus Station and 2 other stations. In Newark, Greyhound arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from New York to Newark takes 0 hours and 38 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Newark in 0 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 22 trips per day and you could expect to pay $19.86 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
0h 38m
Avg. Price
$18.40

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 3 stations that have bus departures from New York. Most bus trips to Newark will depart from:
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 7-11 - Jd Foods
Bus trips arrive in Newark at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Newark for trips arriving from New York:
  • Penn Station