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Cincinnati to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$39.00
Shortest Duration15h 5m
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Is there a train from Cincinnati to New York?

Yes, there is a train from Cincinnati to New York. Cincinnati is one of the stops on Amtrak’s Cardinal line, which runs between New York and Chicago 3 days a week. However, the train does take about 18 hours 30 minutes, and usually costs about $132 for a one-way ticket. It’s a better bet to take a bus, since bus tickets start at just $38 and take as little as 15 hours 30 minutes.

What is the distance from Cincinnati to New York?

A drive from Cincinnati to New York covers about 639 miles (about 1,028 kilometers). A bus takes about 15 to 18 hours to make this trip.

Is there an overnight bus from Cincinnati to New York?

Yes, quite a few buses from Cincinnati to New York run overnight. You have options ranging from leaving Cincinnati at 12:30 p.m. and arriving at 7:50 a.m. the next day, through leaving at 10:05 p.m. and arriving at 3:00 p.m. the next day.

How much does a bus ticket from Cincinnati to New York cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Cincinnati to New York were $45.25.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Cincinnati to New York is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 22 days out, tickets are on average $54.46 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The distance between Cincinnati and New York is approximately 567.77 miles, or 913.51 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 18 hours and 5 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 5 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Cincinnati to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Cincinnati to New York by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Cincinnati to New York has the most daily schedules

On average there are 7 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Cincinnati to New York, with an average of 7 trips per day and 123 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Cincinnati to New York. Of the 7 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Cincinnati to New York starts at $87.00.

1 carriers offer Cincinnati to New York bus trips


Book Greyhound from Cincinnati to New York from $39.00. There are 7 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Cincinnati to New York and you can expect on average to pay $82.11 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In Cincinnati, Greyhound departs to New York from Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave, In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Cincinnati to New York takes 18 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 15 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $88.58 for a weekend trip to New York.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Cincinnati. Most bus trips to New York will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave
Bus trips arrive in New York at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in New York for trips arriving from Cincinnati:
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 7-11 - Jd Foods