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Salisbury-Newark Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Salisbury, MD to Newark, NJ bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$26.00
Shortest Duration5h 15m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Salisbury 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.

How much is a bus ticket from Salisbury to Newark?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $26.00 was the low point for bus fares from Salisbury to Newark. Buses from Newark to Salisbury are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $26.00 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.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 181 miles (291 kilometers) from Salisbury, MD to Newark, NJ. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Salisbury?

There is usually only one bus per day from Salisbury to Newark. It leaves the station in Salisbury at 1:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Salisbury to Newark. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Salisbury, MD to Newark, NJ; ticket prices start at $108.00.

What bus companies travel from Salisbury to Newark?

There is one bus company that operates from Salisbury to Newark. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound15h 15m$62.29

Where does the bus leave from in Salisbury?

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

  • Shore Transit - 31901 Tri County Way

Where does the bus arrive in Newark?

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

  • Penn Station

Price trends for buses from Salisbury to Newark

Monthly average prices


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