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New York-Burlington Bus Schedule

Journey Information

New York, NY to Burlington, NC bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$60.00
Shortest Duration9h 0m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $60.00 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Burlington. Buses from Burlington to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $60.00 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.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours to cover the 434 miles (698 kilometers) from New York, NY to Burlington, NC. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, 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.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 8:00pm and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New York to Burlington, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from New York to Burlington. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York, NY to Burlington, NC; ticket prices start at $77.00.

What bus companies travel from New York to Burlington?

There is one bus company that operates from New York to Burlington. Wanda Coach is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Wanda Coach29h 0m$69.13

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

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

  • 103 Canal St

Where does the bus arrive in Burlington?

All buses from New York arrive at one main station in Burlington, North Carolina:

  • 3141 Garden Rd

Price trends for buses from New York to Burlington

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25SepOct

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New York, NY to Burlington, NC
5.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Wanda Coach report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Patricia
5.0
July 31, 2019Vacation
Pros
People were nice
Cons
Nothing
Tips
Yes

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