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Newark to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$4.00
Shortest Duration0h 30m
Trips per day12
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How much does a bus ticket from Newark to New York cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Newark to New York were $6.12.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Newark to New York is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $6.68 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The distance between Newark and New York is approximately 8.86 miles, or 14.26 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Newark to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Newark to New York by bus is usually on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Newark to New York has the most daily schedules

On average there are 12 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Newark to New York, with an average of 12 trips per day and 244 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Newark to New York. Of the 12 trips there are 10 trips that are direct connections to New York.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Newark to New York starts at $26.00.

1 carriers offer Newark to New York bus trips


Book Greyhound from Newark to New York from $4.00. There are 12 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Newark to New York and you can expect on average to pay $10.65 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In Newark, Greyhound departs to New York from Penn Station, In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Newark to New York takes 0 hours and 48 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 0 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 12 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $12.29 for a weekend trip to New York.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Newark. Most bus trips to New York will depart from:
  • Penn Station
Bus trips arrive in New York at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in New York for trips arriving from Newark:
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 7-11 - Jd Foods