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Journey Information

New York to Newark, NJ bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$4.00
Shortest Duration0h 25m
Trips per day8
Bus lines1
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Price trends for buses from New York to Newark

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10MayJun

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $4.00 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Newark. Buses from Newark to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $4.00 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. You should book at least 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $13.19 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 32 minutes to cover the 9 miles (14 kilometers) from New York to Newark. However, the fastest bus only takes 25 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly.

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

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Newark at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New York to Newark, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Newark 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 Newark, NJ; ticket prices start at $26.00.

What bus companies travel from New York to Newark?

There is one bus company that operates from New York to Newark. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound80h 32m$14.37

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
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Where does the bus arrive in Newark?

All buses from New York arrive at one main station in Newark, New Jersey:

  • Penn Station

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