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Journey Information

New York to Durham coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£47.08
Shortest Duration8h 30m
Trips per day8
Coach lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from New York to Durham 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 coach 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, coach 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 coach ticket from New York to Durham?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £47.08 was the low point for coach fares from New York to Durham. Coaches from Durham to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £47.08 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 coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 17 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £11.73 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 9 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 420 miles (676 kilometers) from New York, NY to Durham, NC. However, the fastest coach only takes 8 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from New York to Durham 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, Monday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your coach travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave New York?

The first coach leaves at 02:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from New York to Durham, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled coaches that travel from New York to Durham every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from New York to North Carolina without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Durham; ticket prices start at £60.42.

What coach companies travel from New York to Durham?

There are 3 coach lines from New York, New York to Durham, North Carolina. With 4 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most coaches running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound413h 6m£63.31
PandaNY Bus29h 10m£47.08
Wanda Coach38h 30m£48.37

Where does the coach leave from in New York?

Coaches to Durham leave from multiple locations in New York, New York. These are the 3 most popular coach stations:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • 103 Canal St
  • 19 Allen St
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Where does the coach arrive in Durham?

Coaches arrive in Durham at 3 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Durham, North Carolina:

  • Bus Terminal - 515 W Pettigrew St
  • 2724 Guess Rd
  • 2918 Guess Rd

Price trends for coaches from New York to Durham

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coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from New York, NY to Durham, NC
Based on 8 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)

Based on 2 reviews
Users that traveled with PandaNY Bus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)

Based on 5 reviews
Users that traveled with Wanda Coach report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 75 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
29 December 2019Visiting family
Traveling meeting new ppl
Try it out
14 December 2019Visiting family
It was a calm relaxing trip.
The charging ports didnt work on our seats. And me and my brother were traveling together and we had no phone or iPad because we couldn't charge them. When my mom purchased our tickets it said charging ports were available but they didn't work
29 November 2019Solo travel
Clean the buses
Pretty decent for a $60.00 trip
28 September 2019Visiting friends
The location Very convenient.

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