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Bus Trip Information: Virginia Beach to New York

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Virginia Beach to New York. Traveling by bus from Virginia Beach to New York usually takes around 7 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest SprinterBus bus can make the trip in 6 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance287 mi (462 km)
Shortest duration6h 30m
Cheapest price$51.21
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceWanda Coach
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Virginia Beach to New York

(Based on 17 ratings and reviews)

4.7

4.0

Carol

February 7, 2022- Visiting friends

Wanda Coach

Pros: The bus driver was a good driver in general. The piece was a good deal for the distance. Cons: The wifi was not working, the bus was super hot for a while during trip. And I didn't realize the bus would be making several stops. Pick ups in several locations and e...

Pros: The bus driver was a good driver in general. The piece was a good deal for the distance. Cons: The wifi was not working, the bus was super hot for a while during trip. And I didn't realize the bus would be making several stops. Pick ups in several locations and extra drop off locations although they were generally fast, it made the trip even longer. Tips: Know negué have if you're bus will be going straight or making several stops.

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4.0

Shelia

January 24, 2022- Business

SprinterBus

Pros: Bus was quite. Cons: Make sure the driver is well. This driver cough. & snezze the entire trip. Sometime he wasn’t wearing his mask. Tips: Keep your mask on!!

Pros: Bus was quite. Cons: Make sure the driver is well. This driver cough. & snezze the entire trip. Sometime he wasn’t wearing his mask. Tips: Keep your mask on!!

5.0

LaMecca

January 21, 2022- Solo travel

SprinterBus

Pros: Clean. Tips: Be considered of other passengers, when engaging in loud conversations with other passengers, when speaking on the phone, or playing loud music from games or phone.

Pros: Clean. Tips: Be considered of other passengers, when engaging in loud conversations with other passengers, when speaking on the phone, or playing loud music from games or phone.

5.0

Santee

December 23, 2021- Solo travel

Wanda Coach

Pros: Professional driver, No dumb turns or scary people because he can’t drive. Very comfortable kind of like driving to new York in my own car. Cons: Summer time to have AC, and add more destinations. Tips: You should book more bus trips for family vacations.

Pros: Professional driver, No dumb turns or scary people because he can’t drive. Very comfortable kind of like driving to new York in my own car. Cons: Summer time to have AC, and add more destinations. Tips: You should book more bus trips for family vacations.

5.0

Martha

November 28, 2021- Visiting family

SprinterBus

Pros: Departed a minute late, arrived 1/2 hour early :) the bus felt extra clean most important, safe driver. Cons: usb ports. Tips: Travel light :).

Pros: Departed a minute late, arrived 1/2 hour early :) the bus felt extra clean most important, safe driver. Cons: usb ports. Tips: Travel light :).

Price trends for buses from Virginia Beach to New York

Average prices by travel date

$77$51$26MayJun

Monthly average prices

$96$77$58$38$19JJASONDJFMAM

Prices as travel date approaches

$64$51$38$26$133020100

What bus companies travel from Virginia Beach to New York?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Virginia Beach to New York that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Wanda Coach usually offers more choice, with 2 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
SprinterBus16h 30m$74.79
Wanda Coach28h 44m$51.21
  • SprinterBus

    SprinterBus

    Sprinter Bus provides daily bus services between New York City, Hampton Road, and Dover Downs. Buses feature common amenities like WiFi and electrical outlets. Trips from Virginia Beach to New York take about 6 hours and 30 minutes on Sprinter Bus, and most trips depart from Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center in Virginia Beach. Sprinter Bus is known for its affordable and reliable service in impeccably-maintained buses.

  • Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach is one of the leading Chinatown bus carriers in the U.S. The company offers 2 daily bus trips to and from more than 70 cities across the East Coast and the Midwest. With bus ticket prices starting from $51 and convenient pick-up and drop-off locations, Wanda Coach is one of the preferred bus carriers for passengers looking to travel between the Chinatown districts of Virginia Beach and New York.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Virginia Beach to New York 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 long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 7 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 462 kilometers from Virginia Beach to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 30 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

Because many passengers travel from Virginia Beach to New York at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 Virginia Beach?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Virginia Beach to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve New York each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Virginia Beach to New York 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 Virginia Beach to New York without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Virginia Beach to New York; ticket prices start at $60.17.

City Information

Virginia Beach

For those looking to enjoy fun in the sun with affordable prices, Virginia Beach is the perfect destination. Start your day with a walk around the beachfront and on the long concrete boardwalk. The refreshing sea breeze, along with performances by various street artists, will wake up all your senses and prepare you for a new day. If you are lucky, you might even get the chance to enjoy a local festival, as the beachfront is a popular venue for events. If you want to get away from the crowd and indulge in nature, First Landing State Park is an excellent choice. As the first landing spot for Jamestown colonists more than five centuries ago, First Landing State Park now features 20 miles of scenic trails on its land, along with a long beach. For those who are up for some marine biology lessons, the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center is a great choice.

Unsurprisingly, Virginia Beach offers some of the freshest seafood around. To try out the best regional staples such as crab cakes or fried shrimp, head over to Blue Seafood & Spirits or Tautog's Restaurant.

Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center acts as the city’s main bus station, and it serves the SprinterBus line. While there are no trains to Virginia Beach, Amtrak runs its Thruway bus service in and out of the Hampton Road Transit Bus Stop. The city’s main airport is the Norfolk International Airport, which is located 5 miles outside of the city.

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.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Virginia Beach?

Departure stations

Virginia Beach has two bus stations with service to New York.

All bus stations in Virginia Beach:

  • 5792 Northampton Blvd

  • Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

Arrival stations

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

Bus stations in New York:

  • 103 Canal St

  • 201 West 37th St

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