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Philadelphia to Newark bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day12
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Philadelphia to Newark bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Newark were $13.98. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $12.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Philadelphia to Newark?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Philadelphia to Newark by bus is usually around 1:00 PM on Tuesday. 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. Around 4:00 PM on Saturday 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 Philadelphia to Newark has the most daily schedules

On average there are 12 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Philadelphia to Newark, with an average of 11 trips per day and 226 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Philadelphia to Newark. Of the 12 trips there are 5 trips that are direct connections to Newark.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Philadelphia to Newark starts at $44.00.

2 carriers offer Philadelphia to Newark bus trips

BoltBus

Book BoltBus from Philadelphia to Newark from $1.00. Typically there is one BoltBus schedule per day from Philadelphia to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $13.69 for a BoltBus ticket to Newark. In Philadelphia, BoltBus departs to Newark from 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd, In Newark, BoltBus arrives at Penn Station,

An average trip on BoltBus from Philadelphia to Newark takes 1 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $13.76 for a weekend trip to Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Extra legroom
Games
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 45m
Avg. Price
$13.69

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Philadelphia to Newark from $12.00. There are 11 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Philadelphia to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $16.69 for a Greyhound ticket to Newark. In Philadelphia, Greyhound departs to Newark from Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St, In Newark, Greyhound arrives at Penn Station,

An average trip on Greyhound from Philadelphia to Newark takes 2 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Newark in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 12 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $17.79 for a weekend trip to Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
$16.69

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Philadelphia. Most bus trips to Newark will depart from Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St, 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd.
  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St
  • 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd
Bus trips arrive in Newark at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Penn Station are the main bus stations in Newark for trips arriving from Philadelphia.
  • Penn Station