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Buses from New York to New Brunswick

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New York - New Brunswick Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from New York to New Brunswick. Traveling by bus from New York to New Brunswick usually takes around one hour and 5 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance28 mi (45 km)
Shortest duration1h 5m
Cheapest price$5.99
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New York to New Brunswick

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Wendy

December 21, 2019- Solo travel

Suburban Transit

Pros: Good from Boston to NYC but half hour delay from NYC to New Brunswick. Cons: Be on time is very important for us. Tips: n/a.

Pros: Good from Boston to NYC but half hour delay from NYC to New Brunswick. Cons: Be on time is very important for us. Tips: n/a.

5.0

Felipe

October 10, 2019- Solo travel

Suburban Transit

Pros: Friendly staff, on time, etc. Cons: POWER OUTLETS!!!

Pros: Friendly staff, on time, etc. Cons: POWER OUTLETS!!!

4.0

Miriam R A

June 14, 2019- Visiting friends

Suburban Transit

Pros: Quietness. Cons: Time to leave NYC. Tips: Just be at the right gate on time. Bathrooms at the gates are not operational until after 4 pm.

Pros: Quietness. Cons: Time to leave NYC. Tips: Just be at the right gate on time. Bathrooms at the gates are not operational until after 4 pm.

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

$5.99 is the average price of a bus ticket from New York to New Brunswick. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. Booking in advance, even by a couple of days, is the best way to find cheaper bus tickets.

What bus companies travel from New York to New Brunswick?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from New York to New Brunswick. FlixBus US is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US11h 5m$6.54
  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    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 1 trips per day from New York to New Brunswick, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to New Brunswick during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from New York to New Brunswick?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 5 minutes to cover the 28 miles from New York to New Brunswick. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. 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.

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

Travel trends tend to vary greatly for bus trips from New York to New Brunswick.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

There is usually only one bus per day from New York to New Brunswick. It leaves the station in New York at 4:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There is usually only one bus per day from New York to New Brunswick. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to New Brunswick; ticket prices start at $10.00.

City Information

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.

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 New York?

Main departure station: 300-310 W 31 St (SW Corner of 31st & 8th Ave)

Most buses depart from the main station in New York.

All bus stations in New York:

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

Where does the bus arrive in New Brunswick?

Main arrival station: 24 French Street (opp Train Station)

All buses from New York arrive at one main station in New Brunswick.

All bus stations in New Brunswick:

  • 24 French Street (opp Train Station)

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