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About New York Trailways

New York Trailways, also known as Trailways of New York, is a bus company serving 31 towns and cities throughout New York State as well as surrounding states. NY Trailways was founded in 1926 in Hurley, NY, making it the longest operating intercity bus service in the state. Together with other Trailways companies like Adirondack, Burlington, and Fullington Trailways, it forms one of the largest ground transportation networks in North America. For travelers in New York, New Jersey, and Ontario, NY Trailways is a reliable, budget-friendly option with tickets currently priced as low as US$5.50.

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New York Trailways bus coverage

Daily Trips1,099
stations36
cities31
countries1

New York Trailways bus amenities

Trailways NY
Air conditioningAir conditioning
RestroomRestroom
Power outletPower outlet
WiFiWiFi

New York Trailways reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for New York Trailways
4.0
Based on 120 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.7
Timeliness
4.4
Staff
3.9
Value
3.3
Condition
4.2
New York Trailways reviews from Wanderu customers
Heidi
4.0
31 July 2020Visiting friends
Pros
I did not have to sit next to anyone! The bus was not full, so it made it more comfortable.
Cons
Timing.
Tatyana
1.0
24 July 2020Regular commuter
Cons
I take this route quite often for several years & never had any problems, but the last trip I was taking on Friday 7/24/20 @3:30 was very disturbing. This trip was definitely oversold and there was no seats available w/o sitting next to the other person. Prior the start...More
Tawanna
4.0
11 July 2020Visiting friends
Cons
WiFi and the outlets got the plug are damaged my charger kept falling out so I had to hold it in with my foot.
Dailyn
4.0
3 July 2020Visiting friends
Pros
The bus trip was on time
U
5.0
24 February 2020Visiting friends
Pros
While going on 24th Driver was rude when going.Need to educate them to behave.Even when returning back travel on 26th the 1st driver was bad.he was on phone continuously talking acting up with hands up and down not concentrating on driving which is very unsafe for passe...More
Cons
In three drivers two are bad.Only one is safe which means drivers need to be educated.Otherwise it was good.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do New York Trailways buses have WiFi?

Yes, New York Trailways offers WiFi on their buses. Although most trips with New York Trailways will have WiFi as advertised, some buses might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. New York Trailways WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power points or USB points on the bus?

Yes, there are power points onboard New York Trailways buses. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbour might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power points, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a power point USB converter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since New York Trailways might sometimes use replacement bus vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

What is New York Trailways's schedule?

On a typical day, New York Trailways has 1099 scheduled bus trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

Can you pick up will call tickets at the station?

No, New York Trailways does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Do you need an ID to get on the bus?

No, New York Trailways does not require an ID to board its buses at this time. Of course, it is always a good idea to carry a government-issued ID whenever you hit the road.

Are there toilets on New York Trailways buses?

Yes, there are bathrooms on New York Trailways buses. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Are meals or drinks offered during the trip?

New York Trailways does not offer meals or beverages onboard. We recommend you bring a drink and some snacks for your trip. We also suggest packing a reusable water bottle with you to reduce your impact on the environment. However, note that most buses do not allow you to bring your own alcoholic drinks.

Do you have to print your New York Trailways ticket?

Yes, New York Trailways requires that all passengers have printed tickets to board the bus. When you book with Wanderu and activate your account, you will be able to easily find and download your tickets for most buses.

Does New York Trailways offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

New York Trailways focuses on delivering a great travel experience at a low price and currently does not offer premium features like extra legroom or onboard entertainment. But these days, between your laptop, tablet, smartphone and e-reader, you’re the master of your own entertainment even on longer journeys.

Cheap New York Trailways tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 1,099 New York Trailways trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and New York Trailways tickets start at just US$5.50. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

Potsdam to Rosendale
Travel DateFri 18 Dec
PriceUS$53.00
Gouverneur to New Paltz
Travel DateMon 7 Dec
PriceUS$27.00
Batavia to Fleischmanns
Travel DateThu 3 Dec
PriceUS$46.00
Mount Morris to Cortland
Travel DateSat 28 Nov
PriceUS$40.00
Fleischmanns to Pine Hill
Travel DateSat 28 Nov
PriceUS$5.50