Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport coach

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Journey Information

There is one daily coach from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport. Traveling by coach from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport usually takes around one hour and 39 minutes, but some coaches might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance58 mi (94 km)
Shortest duration1h 39m
Cheapest price£23.85
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceFullington Trailways
Coach lines1

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What coach companies travel from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport. Fullington Trailways is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Fullington Trailways11h 39m£23.85
  • Fullington Trailways

    Fullington Trailways

    Originally founded in 1908, Fullington Trailways is one of the oldest transportation companies in the United States. Today, it's one of the leading intercity bus carriers within the Trailways network and provides cheap, reliable bus service to several metropolitan destinations, including New York City and Philadelphia. All coaches are equipped with clean restrooms, and Fullington Trailways earned a 2022 Wanderu Passengers' Choice Award for their helpful crew.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport 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 Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport?

The coach takes an average of one hour and 39 minutes to cover the 58 miles from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short coach trip. 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?

"Thursday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, 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 Wilkes-Barre?

There is usually only one coach per day from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport. It leaves the station in Wilkes-Barre at 13:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many coach schedules are there most days?

There is usually only one coach per day from Wilkes-Barre to Williamsport. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct coach, meaning that you do not have to get on a different coach at any point during your trip.

City Information


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.


Williamsport, PA, US - WLP-0

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Williamsport is a lumber town located in central Pennsylvania, popular for hosting the Little League World Series every August and having a vibrant arts scene. The city has museums and exhibits on regional history for its residents and visitors to view, like the World of Little League Museum and The Taber Museum. Lovers of arts and architecture can take a walk down Millionaires' Row, which is a street lined with preserved Victorian mansions. Williamsport is also a family-friendly town, with attractive outdoor areas where you can view the river and nature, like the Susquehanna Riverwalk and Indian Pak.

The PA city allows you to explore at night with its vibrant nightlife, offering local bars, nightclubs, and pubs. Locals enjoy visiting their public houses, breweries and brewpubs, taverns, hotels, wineries, lounges, and restaurants. Downtown Williamstown is home to different hotels, restaurants, and attractions located at the center of the town.

Williamsport is easy to access through public transportation and offers transport services within the town. You can access the city by bus routes from Fullington Trailways and Adirondack Trailways, while Amtrak provides the train lines from eight other cities. The River Valley Transit also offers public transportation.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Wilkes-Barre?

Main departure station: Intermodal Transp Ctr

Most coaches depart from the main station in Wilkes-Barre.

All coach stations in Wilkes-Barre:

  • Intermodal Transp Ctr

Where does the coach arrive in Williamsport?

Main arrival station: Fullington Trailways Bus Terminal

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

Coach stations in Williamsport:

  • Fullington Trailways Bus Terminal

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