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Dover to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$23.00
Shortest Duration3h 20m
Trips per day4
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Dover to New York

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Dover to New York is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Dover to New York were $42.89. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $13.87 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Dover to New York?

The distance between Dover and New York is approximately 134.27 miles, or 216.03 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 20 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 Dover to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Dover to New York by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Dover to New York has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Dover to New York, with an average of 2 trips per day and 54 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Dover to New York. Of the 4 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to New York.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Dover to New York starts at $73.00.

2 carriers offer Dover to New York bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Dover to New York from $21.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Dover to New York and you can expect on average to pay $40.09 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In Dover, Greyhound departs to New York from 654 N Dupont Hwy, In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Dover to New York takes 4 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $42.65 for a weekend trip to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 41m
Avg. Price
$40.09

SprinterBus

Book SprinterBus from Dover to New York from $45.00. Typically there is one SprinterBus schedule per day from Dover to New York and you can expect on average to pay $49.94 for a SprinterBus ticket to New York. In Dover, SprinterBus departs to New York from Dover Downs - 1131 N Dupont Hwy, In New York, SprinterBus arrives at 201 West 37th St,

An average trip on SprinterBus from Dover to New York takes 3 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, SprinterBus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $49.87 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Free water
Avg. Time
3h 20m
Avg. Price
$49.94

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Dover. Most bus trips to New York will depart from:
  • 654 N Dupont Hwy
  • Dover Downs - 1131 N Dupont Hwy
Bus trips arrive in New York at 5 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in New York for trips arriving from Dover:
  • 201 West 37th St
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • 7-11 - Jd Foods
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • Brooklyn Bus Station