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Journey Information

There are 37 daily coaches from New York to Atlantic City. Traveling by coach from New York to Atlantic City usually takes around 3 hours, but the fastest Greyhound coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 24 minutes.

Distance96 mi (154 km)
Shortest duration2h 24m
Cheapest price£17.36
Trips per day31
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Coach lines3

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from New York to Atlantic City

(Based on 151 ratings and reviews)




13 November 2023- Vacation


Pros: Smooth ride. On schedule. Bus operator was very nice. Cons: Arm rest did not work.



4 November 2023- Vacation


Charging ports for phones



23 October 2023- Vacation


Pros: Fast safe. Cons: Cup holders.



20 October 2023- Vacation


Pros: Smooth ride. Cons: N/a. Tips: Book here!



12 October 2023- Couples trip


Pros: Everything was great. Cons: Really nothing. Tips: Great bus service I will ride again soon.

New York to Atlantic City Route Map

New York Atlantic City

How much is a coach ticket from New York to Atlantic City?

In the last 30 days, the average cost of a train ticket from New York to Atlantic City was £21.01. At this price, taking the train is the cheap and easy way to go. You have the best chances of scoring the cheapest ticket to Atlantic City if you book your train tickets at least 26 days in advance. Waiting to purchase until the day of your trip could end up costing you an extra £4.20.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way coach trip from New York to Atlantic City will vary between £20 and £24. Planning a coach trip to Atlantic City within the upcoming week? The cheapest coach ticket you can find from New York over the next 7 days is £20. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as coach fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

You can find the lowest prices on this route during April. This time of year offers the best deals on train tickets from New York to Atlantic City, with the average price at just £25. Train tickets on this route are most expensive in August, when the average price goes up to £36. You can still score cheap deals below this average price, though, especially if you plan ahead and book your ticket in advance.

Prices as travel date approaches


If you're looking to save on your coach trip from New York to Atlantic City, book online with Wanderu at least 26 days in advance. That way, you’ll save £4.20 compared to booking your ticket last minute.

What coach companies travel from New York to Atlantic City?

There are 3 bus lines from New York to Atlantic City available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 26 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US34h 5m£44.31
Greyhound263h 0m£24.59
OurBus113h 0m£19.74
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 3 trips per day from New York to Atlantic City, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide coach carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 26 bus trips from New York to Atlantic City every day, with the average journey taking around 3 hours and 0 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Atlantic City usually start from £20.

  • OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from £17, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from New York to Atlantic City if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Unfortunately, there is no Amtrak service from New York City to Atlantic City. The closest you can get via Amtrak is to take a train to Philadelphia, then transfer to a bus from there. Taking a direct bus for the full trip is more time-efficient, and a better deal (that train-bus combo is likely to run you around $81).

Our coach 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, coach 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the coach or in stations.

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.

Atlantic City is approximately 96 miles (154 kilometers) south of New York City. By bus, it takes an average of 2 hours and 40 minutes to get to Atlantic City, but with clear weather and traffic conditions, you can get there in as fast as 2 hours and 20 minutes.

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by coaches from New York to Atlantic City on Monday. Tickets for Monday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Friday. Friday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

The first coach leaves at 07:00 and the last coach leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all coaches from New York to Atlantic City, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 37 scheduled coaches that travel from New York to Atlantic City every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 31 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Atlantic City; ticket prices start at £65.29.

City Information

New York


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. Or hop on a ferry to Ellis Island to meet the Statue of Liberty up-close and personal.

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. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Atlantic City

Atlantic City is a resort town located on the southeastern coast of New Jersey famous for its iconic boardwalk and numerous high-rise hotels and casinos. Dating all the way back to the 1800s, Atlantic City has established itself as one of the most popular gambling destinations on the East Coast of the United States.

Similar to Las Vegas, Atlantic City offers a rich variety of entertainment in addition to its many gambling houses ranging from sporting events to live performances by in-demand comedy and music acts. Many of the hotels in the area also offer first-class spa treatments and premium services for large parties of guests. As a result, Atlantic City has become a very popular destination for bachelor parties and bachelorette groups.

With its own airport and bus & train terminal, Atlantic City is easily accessible both by ground and air transportation, making it a breeze to plan a fun weekend with your friends.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in New York?

Main departure station: Port Authority - 301 W 41st St

Coaches to Atlantic City leave from 6 stations in New York.

All coach stations in New York:

  • Port Authority - 301 W 41st St

  • 7-11 - Jd Foods

  • McDonald's - 1651 Broadway

  • Lexington Ave. (btwn E 85th & 86th St)

  • 300-310 W 31 St (SW Corner of 31st & 8th Ave)

  • Pig n Whistle

Where does the coach arrive in Atlantic City?

Main arrival station: Caesars Bus Terminal

Coaches arrive in Atlantic City at 6 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.

Coach stations in Atlantic City:

  • Caesars Bus Terminal

  • 1133 Boardwalk

  • Resorts Casino Transportation Center

  • Tropicana Casino Bus Terminal

  • Tropicana Transportation Center

  • Ballys Casino

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