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Buses from New Carrollton to New York

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New Carrollton - New York Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 6 intercity buses per day from New Carrollton to New York. Traveling by bus from New Carrollton to New York usually takes around 7 hours and 41 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance194 mi (313 km)
Shortest duration4h 55m
Cheapest price$29.00
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New Carrollton to New York

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)




June 30, 2021


Pros: They it got me to my destination safely. Cons: The cleanliness of the bus, the fact they the electrical outlets didn’t work could be improved. Tips: Just relax and enjoy the rode.

Pros: They it got me to my destination safely. Cons: The cleanliness of the bus, the fact they the electrical outlets didn’t work could be improved. Tips: Just relax and enjoy the rode.


Barbara B

December 11, 2019


Pros: Bathroom was dirty and didn't flush. Cons: Fix the bathroom.

Pros: Bathroom was dirty and didn't flush. Cons: Fix the bathroom.

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

Typically $40.03 is the average price you should expect to pay for a bus ticket to New York. Any tickets cheaper than $40.03 can be considered a great deal. 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.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from New Carrollton to New York is expected to range from $36 to $55. If you are looking to travel to New York within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $39. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $36 and can be found on June 1, 2022.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from New Carrollton to New York by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $40 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches


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 $16.75 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from New Carrollton to New York?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from New Carrollton to New York. Greyhound connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound67h 41m$43.06
  • Greyhound


    Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 6 bus trips from New Carrollton to New York every day, with the average journey taking around 7 hours and 41 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to New York usually start from $29.


Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from New Carrollton 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 New Carrollton to New York?

The bus takes an average of 7 hours and 41 minutes to cover the 194 miles from New Carrollton to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 55 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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?

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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New Carrollton?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New Carrollton to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to New York are there per day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from New Carrollton to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 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 New Carrollton to New York; ticket prices start at $29.00.

City Information

New York


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 New Carrollton?

Main departure station: MARC Station

Most buses depart from the main station in New Carrollton.

All bus stations in New Carrollton:

  • MARC Station

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

New York, NY -  Port Authority Bus Station - NYCPAS-0

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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

  • GW Bridge Bus Station

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