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Albany, NY to Newark, NJ bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€18.14
Shortest Duration4h 5m
Trips per day5
bus carriers1
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How much does a bus ticket from Albany, NY to Newark, NJ cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Albany to Newark were €18.14.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Albany to Newark is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average €8.64 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Albany, NY to Newark, NJ?

The distance between Albany and Newark is approximately 134.25 miles, or 216.00 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 5 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Albany to Newark?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Albany, NY to Newark, NJ by bus is on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Thursday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Albany to Newark?

On average there are 5 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Albany, NY to Newark, NJ, with an average of 5 trips per day and 98 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Albany to Newark. Of the 5 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Albany, NY to Newark, NJ bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Albany to Newark from €18.14. There are 5 Greyhound schedules from Albany to Newark and you can expect on average to pay €19.99 for a Greyhound ticket to Newark. In Albany, Greyhound departs to Newark from Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St and no other station. In Newark, Greyhound arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Albany to Newark takes 4 hours and 57 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Newark in 4 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay €20.22 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 57m
Avg. Price
€19.99

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Buses to Newark depart from one main station in Albany:
  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St
Buses from Albany arrive in Newark at one main station:
  • Penn Station