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Journey Information

Baltimore to Newark bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$15.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Baltimore to Newark right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Does the bus take you directly from Baltimore to Newark?

Unfortunately there are currently no buses that go the entire distance from Baltimore to Newark. At some point, you will need to switch onto another vehicle to complete the journey, such as a local shuttle or even a train. More details are available as you peruse individual tickets.

How much is a bus ticket from Baltimore to Newark?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $34.52 was the low point for bus fares from Baltimore to Newark. Buses from Newark to Baltimore are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $34.52 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 9 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $10.25 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 2 minutes to cover the 163 miles (263 kilometers) from Baltimore, MD to Newark, NJ. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours, In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Newark, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Baltimore?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Baltimore to Newark, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Baltimore to Newark every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Baltimore to Newark; ticket prices start at $35.00.

What bus companies travel from Baltimore to Newark?

There is one bus company that operates from Baltimore to Newark. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound44h 3m$39.59

Where does the bus leave from in Baltimore?

Most buses depart from the main station in Baltimore, Maryland:

  • Bus Terminal - 2110 Haines St

Where does the bus arrive in Newark?

All buses from Baltimore arrive at one main station in Newark, New Jersey:

  • Penn Station

Price trends for buses from Baltimore to Newark

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15SepOct

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Baltimore, MD to Newark, NJ
4.0
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
2.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.0
Deshaun
3.0
May 30, 2019Vacation
Pros
It was safe
Cons
Felt little overbooked and late maybe compensation. Bus stop form a line

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
4.5
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
Jonathan
4.0
October 16, 2019Visiting family
Cons
Not all my bus trips have courteous staff.
Buck
5.0
August 1, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Clean bus and on time
Cons
I know it's Greyhound, but I didn't realize that I needed to confirm with Greyhound. They had a very hard time finding my reservation... confused by the 'confirmation number'... too many numbers
Tips
Great way to travel if you're on a budget

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