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Harrisburg to Newark bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$28.00
Shortest Duration3h 45m
Trips per day6
bus carriers1
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3.0
Staff
4.0
Value
4.0
Condition
3.0
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3.0
July 25, 2019Visiting friends
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Harrisburg to Newark

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Harrisburg to Newark is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Harrisburg to Newark were $33.77. By booking 23 days out, tickets are on average $26.23 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Harrisburg to Newark?

The distance between Harrisburg and Newark is approximately 146.21 miles, or 235.24 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 5 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 45 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 Harrisburg to Newark?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Harrisburg to Newark by bus is usually on Wednesday. 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. Sunday 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 Harrisburg to Newark has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Harrisburg to Newark, with an average of 6 trips per day and 126 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Harrisburg to Newark. Of the 6 trips there are 3 trips that are direct connections to Newark.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Harrisburg to Newark starts at $50.00.

1 carriers offer Harrisburg to Newark bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Harrisburg to Newark from $25.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Harrisburg to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $43.51 for a Greyhound ticket to Newark. In Harrisburg, Greyhound departs to Newark from Harrisburg Transp Ctr, In Newark, Greyhound arrives at Penn Station,

An average trip on Greyhound from Harrisburg to Newark takes 5 hours and 56 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Newark in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $49.95 for a weekend trip to Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 56m
Avg. Price
$43.51

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Harrisburg. Most bus trips to Newark will depart from:
  • Harrisburg Transp Ctr
Bus trips arrive in Newark at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Newark for trips arriving from Harrisburg:
  • Penn Station