Cheap bus tickets fromNewark to Philadelphia

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traveling from Newark to Philadelphia by bus

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration1h 35m
Trips per day6
bus carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Newark to Philadelphia?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Newark to Philadelphia is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Newark to Philadelphia were $11.91. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $9.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Newark to Philadelphia?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Newark to Philadelphia by bus is at 7:00 PM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 2:00 PM on Monday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily bus trips are there from Newark to Philadelphia?

On average there are 6 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Newark to Philadelphia, with an average of 4 trips per day and 99 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Newark to Philadelphia. Of the 6 trips there are 6 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Newark start at $39.00.

bus lines that run from Newark to Philadelphia

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 4 bus schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Greyhound ticket to Philadelphia costs $16.93. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $13.00. In Newark, Greyhound departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Greyhound arrives at Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Newark to Philadelphia takes 2 hours and 2 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Philadelphia in 1 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $17.14 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 2m
Avg. Price
$16.93

BoltBus

BoltBus operates, on average, 1 bus schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average BoltBus ticket to Philadelphia costs $11.63. Cheap BoltBus tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Newark, BoltBus departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, BoltBus arrives at 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 45 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Philadelphia in 1 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $12.12 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

BoltBus
BoltBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 45m
Avg. Price
$11.63

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 Philadelphia will depart from Penn Station.
  • Penn Station
Bus trips arrive in Philadelphia at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St, 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd are the main bus stations in Philadelphia for trips arriving from Newark.
  • Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St
  • 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd