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Greenbelt - New York Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Greenbelt to New York. Traveling by bus from Greenbelt to New York usually takes around 4 hours and 19 minutes, but the fastest Peter Pan Lines bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 5 minutes.

Distance193 mi (310 km)
Shortest duration4h 5m
Cheapest price$38.00
Trips per day1
Most frequent servicePeter Pan Lines
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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Greenbelt to New York

(Based on 19 ratings and reviews)

4.5

5.0

Kikelomo

May 9, 2022- Visiting family

Peter Pan Lines

Pros: Nothing, Seats are too tight. Buses are not of Modern out look. Cons: More spaces, Bath Rooms are not clean, No water to wash hands after use. To toilet tissues. Tips: Could try to manage the discomfort associated with Peter Pan.

Pros: Nothing, Seats are too tight. Buses are not of Modern out look. Cons: More spaces, Bath Rooms are not clean, No water to wash hands after use. To toilet tissues. Tips: Could try to manage the discomfort associated with Peter Pan.

4.0

Moises

November 14, 2021- Visiting family

Peter Pan Lines

Pros: At time ⏲. Cons: Seats.

Pros: At time ⏲. Cons: Seats.

5.0

Greg

February 22, 2020- Solo travel

Go Buses

Pros: Spacious, clean, direct. Cons: N/a. Tips: Great experience.

Pros: Spacious, clean, direct. Cons: N/a. Tips: Great experience.

5.0

Carmel

January 25, 2020- Vacation

BoltBus

Pros: Bus trip was good. Cons: My seat kept rocking back and forth. It needs to be repaired.

Pros: Bus trip was good. Cons: My seat kept rocking back and forth. It needs to be repaired.

5.0

Sunita

January 13, 2020- Visiting friends

BoltBus

Pros: Nice and relaxing! Cons: Nice and relaxing! Tips: I definitely recommend bolt bus to other friends and people.

Pros: Nice and relaxing! Cons: Nice and relaxing! Tips: I definitely recommend bolt bus to other friends and people.

How much is a bus ticket from Greenbelt to New York?

Typically $38.00 is the average price you should expect to pay for a bus ticket to New York. At this price a bus trip is a cheap way to travel from Greenbelt to New York. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in October. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $24 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Greenbelt to New York in January, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $50 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 15 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $3.36 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Greenbelt to New York?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Greenbelt to New York. Peter Pan Lines is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Peter Pan Lines24h 19m$41.05
  • Peter Pan Lines

    Peter Pan Lines

    Peter Pan Bus Lines is one of the biggest bus carriers in the Northeast region of the United States. Headquartered in Springfield, Massachusetts, the company offers affordable bus tickets and comfortable bus trips to over a dozen destinations across nine states and the District of Columbia. Peter Pan is known for their reliable bus service and green certified modern coaches that offer amenities such as onboard restrooms, free WiFi, power outlets and extra legroom between seats. Running an average of 2 bus trips every day during the week and 2 trips on weekends, Peter Pan is one of the main bus carriers between Greenbelt and New York, offering bus tickets as low as $38.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Greenbelt to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

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

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 19 minutes to cover the 193 miles from Greenbelt to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 5 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.

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

Because many passengers travel from Greenbelt to New York at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Greenbelt?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Greenbelt to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Greenbelt to New York. One bus is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting bus at any point.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Greenbelt?

Main departure station: Metrorail Station

Most buses depart from the main station in Greenbelt.

All bus stations in Greenbelt:

  • Metrorail Station

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

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Main arrival station: Port Authority Bus Station

Port Authority Bus Terminal is the largest bus station in New York City. First opened in 1950, it is the main Manhattan bus stop for various regional and nationwide bus carriers that provide intercity transportation to and from NYC such as Greyhound, NY Trailways, Peter Pan Bus Lines, and Ourbus, among many others. Port Authority’s central location just steps away from Times Square provides easy connections to various other forms of transportation, including 13 lines of the NYC Subway, 11 lines of the NYC Bus, over 60 lines of the NJ Transit Bus, and shuttle services to each of the three airports in New York’s metropolitan area. At the terminal, you will find a variety of fast food restaurants and convenience stores, as well as a USPS branch and a bowling alley.

All bus stations in New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station

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