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Journey Information

Cleveland to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$54.41
Fastest time8h 16m
Trips per day4
Bus lines2
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Price trends for buses from Cleveland to New York

Average prices by travel date

$163$109$54JunJul

Monthly average prices

$102$82$61$41$20ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$136$109$82$54$273020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Cleveland to New York
4.7
Based on 14 reviews

Based on 7 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 86 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.6
Staff
4.0
Value
3.4
Condition
4.6
Angel
4.0
February 21, 2020Visiting family
Pros
It was on time
Cons
Seating could be more comfortable.Leg space is much cramped
Tyruse
5.0
November 26, 2019Visiting family
Pros
N/A
Cons
N/A
Tips
Be on time
Ashayla
5.0
October 23, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Scene & Serene
Cons
Everything Was Smooth
Tips
Know Your Trip Route! Have Your Tickets Ready! Bring A Pillow, Relax & Book Through Wanderu
Halina
5.0
July 13, 2019Vacation
Pros
Absolutly loved the trip!
Svetlana
5.0
May 30, 2019Business
Cons
mesto pobol'shoe avtobusa, okno nado zanevska

Based on 7 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Megabus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.7
Staff
4.5
Value
3.5
Condition
4.4
Patrick
5.0
December 29, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Fast Safe Efficient Reliable
Cons
Waiting area in Cleveland closed Cold out not fun at all Enclosed bus loading area needed (“BUS STATION”)
Tips
No dogs on bus
Phuc
5.0
December 21, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Friendly staff, fast trip, punctual.
Cons
Not anything what I can think of now.
Tips
Arrive on time, ask questions if needed.
Pamela
5.0
September 9, 2019Vacation
Pros
Not applicable
Cons
The ride was overpriced
Tips
Take greyhound. They were full that’s why I took Megabus.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Cleveland to New York 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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 New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $69.39 was the low point for bus fares from Cleveland to New York. Buses from New York to Cleveland are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $69.39 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 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $110.96 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 11 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 650 kilometers (404 miles) from Cleveland to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 16 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?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Cleveland to New York for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday 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 New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Cleveland to New York 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 Cleveland to New York; ticket prices start at $58.51.

What bus companies travel from Cleveland to New York?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Cleveland to New York. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 3 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound311h 36m$104.18
Megabus18h 16m$54.41

Where does the bus leave from in Cleveland?

Cleveland, Ohio has two bus stations with service to New York, New York:

  • Bus Terminal - 1465 Chester Ave
  • Tubbs Jones Transit Ctr - 2115 E 22nd St

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

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