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Coach Trip Information: Scranton to New York

There are 10 intercity coaches per day from Scranton to New York. Traveling by coach from Scranton to New York usually takes around 2 hours and 43 minutes, but the fastest Martz coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance99 mi (159 km)
Shortest duration2h 15m
Cheapest price£24.88
Trips per day9
Most frequent serviceMartz
Coach lines3

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Scranton to New York

(Based on 9 ratings and reviews)




23 December 2022- Couples trip


Pros: It was safe and arrived on time. Cons: Leg room.

Pros: It was safe and arrived on time. Cons: Leg room.



20 November 2022- Solo travel


Pros: Seeing new places. Cons: Lunch stop. Tips: Break.

Pros: Seeing new places. Cons: Lunch stop. Tips: Break.



17 November 2022- Visiting friends


I traveled with my husband and his friend. We were sitting behind the driver, in the front row. We feel safe. The driver was calm and driving safely.

I traveled with my husband and his friend. We were sitting behind the driver, in the front row. We feel safe. The driver was calm and driving safely.



5 September 2022- Visiting friends


Pros: The driver is so sweet. Cons: Nothing. Tips: The will be satisfied traveling on these buses.

Pros: The driver is so sweet. Cons: Nothing. Tips: The will be satisfied traveling on these buses.



20 June 2022- Visiting family


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

The average price for a coach ticket to New York is £34.47, If your search turns up options priced lower than £34.47 then you've uncoverred an exceptional deal, don't let it get away. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on coach tickets everytime, we search all of the best coach options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Scranton to New York is expected to range from £37 to £52. If you are looking to travel to New York within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from £42. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are £37 and can be found on 26 February 2023.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Scranton 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 £39 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches


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. Booking in advance is the best way to find cheap coach tickets.

What coach companies travel from Scranton to New York?

There are 3 bus lines from Scranton to New York available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 5 daily trips, Martz 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 US32h 33m£29.07
Martz52h 37m£53.52
Martz42h 51m£51.70
  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    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 Scranton to New York, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Martz


    Book Martz from Scranton to New York from £49. There are 5 Martz schedules from Scranton to New York and you can expect on average to pay for a Martz ticket to New York. In Scranton, Martz departs to New York from Scranton Bus Terminal and no other station. In New York, Martz arrives at 625 8th Ave and no other station.

    An average trip on Martz from Scranton to New York takes 2 hours and 37 minutes , while the fastest available Martz trip will get you to New York in 2 hours and 15 minutes .

    On weekends, Martz offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to New York.

  • 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 £28 for a one-way trip from Scranton to New York.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 43 minutes to cover the 99 miles from Scranton to New York. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 15 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?

Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from Scranton to New York 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, Saturday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Scranton?

The first coach leaves at 04:00 and the last coach leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all coaches from Scranton to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach departures serve New York each day?

There are 10 scheduled coaches that travel from Scranton to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 9 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 Scranton to New York; ticket prices start at £54.75.

City Information


You might know Scranton from the award-winning documentary that took place there, The Office. But Scranton is much more than paper and beet farms.

The Steamtown National Historic Site is a little museum dedicated to steam engines and their role in the economy of the United States throughout the nineteenth century. The Anthracite Heritage Museum engages a wide range of audiences by interpreting, collecting, and presenting the story of hard coal mining, allied industries, northern Pennsylvania's historic immigrant culture, and the evolution of the region's culture. Scranton is also known for its handcrafted smoked and cured meats, including their unique smoked kielbasa blend of pork and beef.

Scranton Bus Terminal is the city's main bus and train station, which services all sorts of carriers. Popular bus routes to Scranton come from New York, Seattle, and Kingston. Amtrak trains, meanwhile, are available from Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Seabrook, and more.

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.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Scranton?

Main departure station: Scranton Bus Terminal

Scranton has two coach stations with service to New York.

All coach stations in Scranton:

  • Scranton Bus Terminal

  • 609 Luzerne Street

Where does the coach arrive in New York?

Main arrival station: 625 8th Ave

Coaches arrive in New York at 4 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.

Coach stations in New York:

  • 625 8th Ave

  • Port Authority Bus Station

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

  • Port Authority - 301 W 41st St

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