Reading to New York coach

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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity coaches per day from Reading to New York. Traveling by coach from Reading to New York usually takes around 3 hours and 25 minutes, but the fastest OurBus coach can make the trip in 3 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance104 mi (168 km)
Shortest duration3h 10m
Cheapest price£28.66
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Coach lines1

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Reading to New York

(Based on 17 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Annaleen

28 December 2022- Visiting family

OurBus

Pros: Trip was as expected and uneventful. Cons: Nothing at this time.

Pros: Trip was as expected and uneventful. Cons: Nothing at this time.

5.0

Nirmala

8 December 2022- Visiting friends

OurBus

Pros: Easy comfortable and safe journey. Cons: It would be helpful if you can arrange trips in frequently. 4-5 trips per day.

Pros: Easy comfortable and safe journey. Cons: It would be helpful if you can arrange trips in frequently. 4-5 trips per day.

5.0

Paula

26 March 2022- Solo travel

OurBus

Everything was very easy-booking but also entering the bus

Everything was very easy-booking but also entering the bus

4.0

Cheryl

6 February 2022- Visiting family

OurBus

Pros: Pleasent ride and driver very informative. Cons: Internet....... there was none.

Pros: Pleasent ride and driver very informative. Cons: Internet....... there was none.

5.0

Cody

1 March 2020- Solo travel

OurBus

Pros: fast trip. Cons: seats could have more space im only 6 ft 220 and i had no leg space. Tips: arrive 30 minutes early.

Pros: fast trip. Cons: seats could have more space im only 6 ft 220 and i had no leg space. Tips: arrive 30 minutes early.

How much is a coach ticket from Reading to New York?

£28.74 is the average price of a coach ticket from Reading to New York. Taking a coach is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Reading to New York by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around £29 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 29 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £10.68 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Reading to New York?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Reading to New York. OurBus connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus33h 26m£29.61
  • OurBus

    OurBus

    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 £29, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from Reading to New York if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Reading to New York 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 Reading to New York?

The coach takes an average of 3 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 104 miles from Reading to New York. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 hours and 10 minutes. 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?

"Travelers prefer riding the coach on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in New York. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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 coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Reading?

The first coach leaves at 05:00 and the last coach leaves at 06:00. To see the times for all coaches from Reading to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach departures serve New York each day?

There are 3 scheduled coaches that travel from Reading to New York 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 Reading to New York without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Reading to New York; ticket prices start at £27.03.

City Information

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. 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.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Reading?

Main departure station: 518 Penn St

Reading has two coach stations with service to New York.

All coach stations in Reading:

  • 518 Penn St

  • Fairground Square Mall

Where does the coach arrive in New York?

Main arrival station: Madison Ave btwn E 33rd and 34th St

All coaches from Reading arrive at one main station in New York.

Coach stations in New York:

  • Madison Ave btwn E 33rd and 34th St

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