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Newark - Annapolis Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Newark to Annapolis. Traveling by bus from Newark to Annapolis usually takes around 5 hours and 27 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance173 mi (278 km)
Shortest duration4h 55m
Cheapest price$20.98
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
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How much is a bus ticket from Newark to Annapolis?

Bus tickets for a trip from Newark to Annapolis cost $22.98 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Newark to Annapolis are at their cheapest average price in December. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around $41. On the other hand, traveling on this route during November might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for November trips cost $70, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

Prices as travel date approaches

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To save money on bus tickets, buy them as early as possible. Bus carriers usually charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel. Book your ticket at least 13 days in advance to save up to $37.10.

What bus companies travel from Newark to Annapolis?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Newark to Annapolis. FlixBus US 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
FlixBus US15h 27m$42.77
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 1 trips per day from Newark to Annapolis, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 27 minutes to cover the 173 miles from Newark to Annapolis. 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.

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Annapolis at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, 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.

There is usually only one bus per day from Newark to Annapolis. It leaves the station in Newark at 7:00am 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 Newark to Annapolis. 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

Newark

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Newark, NJ - NWK-1

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As the most populous city in New Jersey, Newark offers some excellent museums, parks and restaurants that you can enjoy year-round. Art lovers should stop by the famous Newark Museum to enjoy a rich collection of works by American artists and sculptors. History buffs should check out the New Jersey Historical Society for ongoing exhibitions documenting the state’s rich history.

Located by the Passaic River, Newark offers various places where you can enjoy a relaxing stroll by the water. For the best views, head over to the city’s Riverfront Park near the hip Ironbound neighborhood. If you’re seeking more outdoor enjoyment, check out Branch Brook Park where you will find various lakes and plenty of cherry blossoms.

Newark is one of the biggest travel hubs in the United States, which makes it very easily accessible via all types of transportation. The Newark Liberty International Airport is one of the three airports that serves the New York City metro area, and its close proximity to Newark’s Penn Station makes it easy to reach from anywhere via bus or train.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Newark?

Main departure station: 1 Raymond Plaza W

Most buses depart from the main station in Newark.

All bus stations in Newark:

  • 1 Raymond Plaza W

Where does the bus arrive in Annapolis?

Main arrival station: 80 West Street

All buses from Newark arrive at one main station in Annapolis.

All bus stations in Annapolis:

  • 80 West Street

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