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Journey Information

There are 217 intercity buses per day from Newark to New York. Traveling by bus from Newark to New York usually takes around 51 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound bus can make the trip in 25 minutes.

Distance9 mi (14 km)
Shortest duration0h 25m
Cheapest price$7.00
Trips per day217
Most frequent serviceCoach USA
Bus lines7

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Newark to New York

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

4.5

4.0

Cynthia

October 17, 2023- Solo travel

Coach USA

Pros: The helpful staff member. Cons: Timing, handicap lift to get in bus. Tips: Book trip and look for the different options.

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

Bus tickets for a trip from Newark to New York cost $16.35 on average. This is an excellent value for the trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

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Bus tickets from Newark to New York are expected to cost between $20 and $21 over the next four weeks. If you're planning a trip to New York within the next week, you can find the cheapest bus tickets starting from $20. Don't wait too long to book your ticket, as prices tend to rise as the travel date approaches.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Newark to New York are at their cheapest average price in June. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around $15. On the other hand, traveling on this route during December might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for December trips cost $22, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

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 25 days in advance to save up to $3.72.

What bus companies travel from Newark to New York?

There are 7 bus lines from Newark to New York available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 187 daily trips, Coach USA usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Trailways10h 30m$29.26
Coach USA1870h 56m$21.20
FlixBus US110h 34m$15.70
Fullington Trailways10h 30m$18.00
Greyhound180h 33m$15.04
OurBus10h 30m$25.00
Peter Pan Lines40h 32m$7.68
  • Adirondack Trailways connects areas in New York such as the Adirondacks and Hudson Valley with New York City, serving a total of 94 cities. Some of its top routes include those going to Albany, Ithaca, and Syracuse. Onboard, Adirondack Trailways vehicles have Wi-Fi for internet connectivity on the move and additional amenities, including power outlets, restrooms, air conditioning, overhead lighting, and reclinable seats with footrests.

  • Book Coach USA from Newark to New York from $21. There are 187 trips per day offered by Coach USA from Newark to New York and you can expect on average to pay for a Coach USA ticket to New York. In Newark, Coach USA departs to New York from Newark Liberty International Airport Terminal B and one other station. In New York, Coach USA arrives at Port Authority - 301 W 41st St and 2 other stations.

    An average trip on Coach USA from Newark to New York takes 0 hours and 56 minutes , while the fastest available Coach USA trip will get you to New York in 0 hours and 25 minutes .

    On weekends, Coach USA offers 188 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to New York.

  • 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 11 trips per day from Newark to New York, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Originally founded in 1908, Fullington Trailways is one of the oldest transportation companies in the United States. Today, it's one of the leading intercity bus carriers within the Trailways network and provides cheap, reliable bus service to several metropolitan destinations, including New York City and Philadelphia. All coaches are equipped with clean restrooms, and Fullington Trailways earned a 2022 Wanderu Passengers' Choice Award for their helpful crew.

  • 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 18 bus trips from Newark to New York every day, with the average journey taking around 0 hours and 33 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to New York usually start from $14.

  • OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from $25, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from Newark to New York if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

  • Book Peter Pan Lines from Newark to New York from $7. There are 4 trips per day offered by Peter Pan Lines from Newark to New York and you can expect on average to pay for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to New York. In Newark, Peter Pan Lines departs to New York from 1 Raymond Plaza W . In New York, Peter Pan Lines arrives at Port Authority Bus Station .

    An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from Newark to New York takes 0 hours and 32 minutes , while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to New York in 0 hours and 25 minutes .

    On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to New York.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 51 minutes to cover the 9 miles from Newark to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 25 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly. 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 New York 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, 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.

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Newark to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 217 scheduled buses that travel from Newark to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Newark to New York without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Newark to New York; ticket prices start at $5.00.

City Information

Newark

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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.

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. Or hop on a ferry to Ellis Island to meet the Statue of Liberty up-close and personal.

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 Newark?

Main departure station: Newark Liberty International Airport Terminal C

Buses to New York leave from 4 stations in Newark.

All bus stations in Newark:

  • Newark Liberty International Airport Terminal C

  • Newark Liberty International Airport Terminal B

  • 1 Raymond Plaza W

  • 1 Raymond Plaza W

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

Main arrival station: Port Authority - 301 W 41st St

Buses arrive in New York at 10 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

All bus stations in New York:

  • Port Authority - 301 W 41st St

  • 9 W 42nd St

  • Grand Central Station

  • Port Authority - 625 8th Ave

  • 300-310 W 31 St (SW Corner of 31st & 8th Ave)

  • Port Authority Bus Station

  • GW Bridge Bus Station

  • Chinatown - 28 Allen St (eastside b/w Hester and Canal St)

  • Port Authority Bus Station

  • Port Authority Bus Station

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