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Journey Information

There are 12 intercity coaches per day from New York to Wilkes-Barre. Traveling by coach from New York to Wilkes-Barre usually takes around 3 hours and 13 minutes, but the fastest Martz coach can make the trip in 3 hours,

Distance105 mi (168 km)
Shortest duration3h 0m
Cheapest price£49.76
Trips per day12
Most frequent serviceMartz
Coach lines2

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from New York to Wilkes-Barre

(Based on 5 ratings and reviews)




24 October 2022- Visiting family


Pros: The bus was very clean and the staff was super friendly. Cons: I have no complaints. Tips: Make sure to arrive on time.

Pros: The bus was very clean and the staff was super friendly. Cons: I have no complaints. Tips: Make sure to arrive on time.


rose l

22 April 2022- Visiting family


Pros: very courteous, and on time. very important, thank you. i will use this service again. Cons: advertise. Tips: go to the web and look for Martz buses.

Pros: very courteous, and on time. very important, thank you. i will use this service again. Cons: advertise. Tips: go to the web and look for Martz buses.



17 September 2021- Visiting friends


No muss no fuss. Left on time. Driver was solid. Got there.

No muss no fuss. Left on time. Driver was solid. Got there.



15 January 2021- Visiting family


Pros: Smooth on time. Cons: Space.

Pros: Smooth on time. Cons: Space.

Price trends for coaches from New York to Wilkes-Barre

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What coach companies travel from New York to Wilkes-Barre?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from New York to Wilkes-Barre that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Martz usually offers more choice, with 8 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Martz83h 14m£49.76
Martz63h 14m£49.76
  • Martz


    Book Martz from New York to Wilkes-Barre from £50. There are 8 Martz schedules from New York to Wilkes-Barre and you can expect on average to pay for a Martz ticket to Wilkes-Barre. In New York, Martz departs to Wilkes-Barre from 625 8th Ave and no other station. In Wilkes-Barre, Martz arrives at Intermodal Transp Ctr and no other station.

    An average trip on Martz from New York to Wilkes-Barre takes 3 hours and 14 minutes , while the fastest available Martz trip will get you to Wilkes-Barre in 3 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Martz offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Wilkes-Barre.

  • Martz


    Martz Trailways is an intercity bus company founded in 1908 and based in Wilkes-Barre, PA. It offers affordable bus trips to 30 popular destinations throughout the Northeast, all on comfortable buses equipped with free WiFi and power outlets available at every seat. Cheap Martz Trailways bus tickets start at £50 for a one-way trip from New York to Wilkes-Barre.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from New York to Wilkes-Barre during the COVID-19 pandemic?

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.

How long is the coach ride from New York to Wilkes-Barre?

The coach takes an average of 3 hours and 13 minutes to cover the 105 miles from New York to Wilkes-Barre. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 hours. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach 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 coach?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 08:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from New York to Wilkes-Barre, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach trips to Wilkes-Barre are there per day?

There are 12 scheduled coaches that travel from New York to Wilkes-Barre 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 Wilkes-Barre without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Wilkes-Barre; ticket prices start at £55.67.

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.


Wilkes-Barre, PA, US - WKB-0

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Wilkes-Barre is a Pennsylvania city surrounded by the Pocono Mountains. Like much of the Poconos, Wilkes-Barre has its fair share of resorts, outdoor adventure, and entertainment options. Slip down rocky slides and soak in glacial meltwater "tubs" at Kirby Park and Seven Tubs Nature Area, or enjoy the urban greenery at the River Common. Coal mining put Wilkes-Barre on the map, and you can imagine what life was like in the 19th-century boom by visiting Eckley Miners' Village in Luzerne County.

Nightlife in Wilkes-Barre is exciting, and it all starts at the Mohegan Sun Pocono, a casino resort and racetrack. Test your luck on the slots, cards, or horse races, or simply enjoy the luxurious dining options and spa on-site. Downtown Wilkes-Barre also has solid restaurants and bars to choose from.

Although Amtrak trains do not stop in Wilkes-Barre, Amtrak Thruway buses connect the city to Philadelphia, where you can transfer to several of Philly's rail lines. Plus, Fullington Trailways and Martz operate intercity bus service to Wilkes-Barre from Scranton, Delaware Water Gap, New York, and more. The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport is convenient to reach from town and offers flights on several major airlines.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in New York?

Main departure station: 625 8th Ave

New York has two coach stations with service to Wilkes-Barre.

All coach stations in New York:

  • 625 8th Ave

  • Port Authority Bus Station

Where does the coach arrive in Wilkes-Barre?

Main arrival station: Intermodal Transp Ctr

All coaches from New York arrive at one main station in Wilkes-Barre.

Coach stations in Wilkes-Barre:

  • Intermodal Transp Ctr

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