Worcester to New Bedford bus

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Worcester - New Bedford Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Worcester to New Bedford. Traveling by bus from Worcester to New Bedford usually takes around 4 hours and 53 minutes, but the fastest Peter Pan Lines bus can make the trip in just one hour and 50 minutes.

Distance62 mi (100 km)
Shortest duration1h 50m
Cheapest price$28.00
Most frequent servicePeter Pan Lines
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What bus companies travel from Worcester to New Bedford?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Worcester to New Bedford. Peter Pan Lines 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.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Peter Pan Lines14h 53m$49.58
  • Book Peter Pan Lines from Worcester to New Bedford from $28. Typically there is one Peter Pan Lines schedule per day from Worcester to New Bedford and you can expect on average to pay for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to New Bedford. In Worcester, Peter Pan Lines departs to New Bedford from Union Station . In New Bedford, Peter Pan Lines arrives at SRTA Term - 134 Elm St and one other station.

    An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from Worcester to New Bedford takes 4 hours and 53 minutes , while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to New Bedford in 1 hours and 50 minutes .

    On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to New Bedford.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 53 minutes to cover the 62 miles from Worcester to New Bedford. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 50 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

There is usually only one bus per day from Worcester to New Bedford. It leaves the station in Worcester at 11:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

There is usually only one bus per day from Worcester to New Bedford. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

City Information


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We dare you to pronounce it right on the first try. Named after Worcester in England, Worcester is the second-most populous city in Massachusetts. The city boasts an extensive history, particularly because of its industrial and weaponry prowess during World War II; take your dad (or your dad friend) to the Worcester Historical Museum to learn more.

For those more interested in science and nature, visit the popular EcoTarium, which includes hands-on exhibits and an outdoor campus featuring forest and meadow trails. Then, to apply your newfound natural knowledge, take a relaxing stroll through Green Hill Park to try to identify the lake's wildlife. In the evening, visit The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts to catch anything from a burlesque show, Broadway performance, or even a silent film.

Worcester's location at the heart of the state makes it easy to travel to this bustling city. Worcester has its own regional airport, or head to Boston's Logan Airport for a wider variety of flights. Amtrak trains provide daily services from Boston, and bus service is available on Greyhound, Jefferson Lines, OurBus, and Peter Pan.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Worcester?

Main departure station: Union Station

Most buses depart from the main station in Worcester.

All bus stations in Worcester:

  • Union Station

Where does the bus arrive in New Bedford?

Main arrival station: SRTA Term - 134 Elm St

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in New Bedford.

All bus stations in New Bedford:

  • SRTA Term - 134 Elm St

  • Park and Ride - Mt Pleasant Street

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