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Journey Information

New York to Durham bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$10.00
Shortest Duration8h 0m
Trips per day13
Bus lines3
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Price trends for buses from New York to Durham

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JunJun

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Durham
4.9
Based on 8 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with PandaNY Bus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.0

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Wanda Coach report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 75 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.8
Value
4.8
Condition
3.5
Nicole
5.0
December 29, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Traveling meeting new ppl
Cons
Bathroom
Tips
Try it out
Anthony
5.0
December 14, 2019Visiting family
Pros
It was a calm relaxing trip.
Cons
The charging ports didnt work on our seats. And me and my brother were traveling together and we had no phone or iPad because we couldn't charge them. When my mom purchased our tickets it said charging ports were available but they didn't work
Samuel
4.0
November 29, 2019Solo travel
Cons
Clean the buses
Tips
Pretty decent for a $60.00 trip
Shawn
5.0
September 28, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
The location Very convenient.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $52.36 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Durham. Buses from Durham to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $52.36 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 12 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $33.37 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 10 hours and 2 minutes to cover the 420 miles (676 kilometers) from New York to Durham. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours, 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?

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Durham, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New York to Durham, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 13 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Durham every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 8 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Durham; ticket prices start at $105.00.

What bus companies travel from New York to Durham?

There are 3 bus lines from New York to Durham. With 10 daily trips, Wanda Coach 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
Greyhound414h 15m$68.46
Megabus612h 59m$41.25
Wanda Coach108h 34m$60.00

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

New York, New York has two bus stations with service to Durham, North Carolina:

  • 103 Canal St
  • W 34th St and 11th Ave
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Where does the bus arrive in Durham?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Durham, North Carolina:

  • Bus Terminal - 515 W Pettigrew St
  • 2724 Guess Rd

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