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Journey Information

Cleveland, OH to Newark, NJ bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$92.14
Fastest time9h 55m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Cleveland 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.

How much is a bus ticket from Cleveland to Newark?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $94.15 was the low point for bus fares from Cleveland to Newark. Buses from Newark to Cleveland are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $94.15 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 8 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $84.97 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 11 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 395 miles (636 kilometers) from Cleveland, OH to Newark, NJ. However, the fastest bus only takes 9 hours and 55 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Newark at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Cleveland?

The first bus leaves at 4:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Cleveland to Newark, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Cleveland to Newark. One bus is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting bus at any point.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Cleveland, OH to Newark, NJ; ticket prices start at $74.78.

What bus companies travel from Cleveland to Newark?

There is one bus company that operates from Cleveland to Newark. Greyhound is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound211h 25m$122.87

Where does the bus leave from in Cleveland?

Most buses depart from the main station in Cleveland, Ohio:

  • Bus Terminal - 1465 Chester Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Newark?

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

  • Penn Station

Price trends for buses from Cleveland to Newark

Average prices by travel date

$140$93$47AugSep

Monthly average prices

$100$80$60$40$20ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$200$160$120$80$403020100

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