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New York-Springfield Bus Schedule

Journey Information

New York, NY to Springfield, MA bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$10.00
Shortest Duration3h 5m
Trips per day4
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Megabus go from NYC to Springfield, MA?

No, there is currently no Megabus service between New York City and Springfield. Both Greyhound and Peter Pan Lines cover the route, however, and tickets average just $21.

How far is Springfield, Massachusetts, from Boston?

Springfield is about 92 miles (148 kilometers) from Boston, which takes a bus around 2 hours 15 minutes to cover. Springfield is a great stop on a trip from New York to Boston because it’s only slightly out of the way and will break up the travel time. Springfield is about 145 miles from New York City, which takes a bus as little as 3 hours 15 minutes to travel.

What is the best way to get from New York to Springfield?

The best way to get from New York to Springfield is probably by bus. Both the train and the bus can get to Springfield from New York in as little as 3 hours 15 minutes. That said, while the cheapest average price of a train ticket is around $50, bus tickets start at just $9. A flight is not a good option for this route: In addition to higher costs, there are no nonstop flights, so they end up taking quite a bit longer than the bus or train.

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to Springfield 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 New York to Springfield?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $15.80 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Springfield. Buses from Springfield to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $15.80 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. You should book at least 23 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $14.96 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 3 minutes to cover the 121 miles (194 kilometers) from New York, NY to Springfield, MA. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 5 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

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

Because many passengers travel from New York to Springfield at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00am. To see the times for all buses from New York to Springfield, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Springfield every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York, NY to Springfield, MA; ticket prices start at $21.00.

What bus companies travel from New York to Springfield?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from New York, New York to Springfield, Massachusetts. Of these two services, Peter Pan Lines usually offers more choice, with 4 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound26h 58m$19.83
Peter Pan Lines43h 7m$31.03

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Most buses depart from the main station in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in Springfield?

All buses from New York arrive at one main station in Springfield, Massachusetts:

  • Union Station Transportation Center

Price trends for buses from New York to Springfield

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15SepOct

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New York, NY to Springfield, MA
4.7
Based on 18 ratings and reviews

Based on 11 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 91 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.6
Staff
4.6
Value
4.2
Condition
4.8
Bruce
4.0
March 1, 2020Vacation
Pros
Fairly easy and inexpensive.
Angelica
5.0
January 11, 2020Visiting family
Pros
pleasent ride
Cons
leg room
Tips
no
Ceferino
5.0
December 31, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Good polite and distance driving well
Cons
Well maintained the conditions of the road
Tips
None
Ceferino
5.0
December 4, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Very good destination and polite
Cons
It's a route alternative because of a traffic congestion but it's ok it get there on time
Tips
No
Laurie
5.0
November 19, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Pleasant experience. Helpful and friendly staff. Clean restroom facilities. Would definitely use again. See

Based on 7 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Peter Pan Lines report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 80 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.1
Staff
3.9
Value
3.7
Condition
4.5
CEFERINO
5.0
August 13, 2020Visiting family
Pros
Destination travel polite
Cons
Face mask distance
Tips
No
Dion
5.0
December 4, 2019
Cons
School
Kehinde E
5.0
November 27, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Was good. We left on time and arrived ahead of schedule. Same on my return trip.
Cons
Lower costs and get more passengers.
Tips
Buy your tickets ahead of time of travel
Sun
5.0
September 21, 2019Visiting friends
Cons
On the trip from Springfield to New York on the 18th of September, of which this trip you are asking about was the return trip, the bus driver ran into the EZPass in New York which caused me miss my connection to New Jersey
Murat
1.0
June 10, 2019Visiting family
Pros
The people on the bus making so much noise they were listening music loudly and the people were talking on the phone loudly and the driver never do nothing about that If it would be peter pan bus driver they always warn the people not to make noise on the bus not to bot...More
Cons
Everything

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