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Philadelphia to Newark bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day11
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Philadelphia to Newark bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Philadelphia to Newark is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Philadelphia to Newark were $12.98. 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 at 1:00 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 4:00 PM on Saturday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Philadelphia to Newark has the most daily schedules

On average there are 11 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Philadelphia to Newark, with an average of 10 trips per day and 201 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Philadelphia to Newark. Of the 11 trips there are 4 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

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. There are 1 BoltBus schedules from Philadelphia to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $13.79 for a BoltBus ticket to Newark. In Philadelphia, BoltBus departs to Newark from 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd and no other station. In Newark, BoltBus arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

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

On weekends, BoltBus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $14.18 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Extra legroom
Games
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 45m
Avg. Price
$13.79

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Philadelphia to Newark from $15.00. There are 10 Greyhound schedules from Philadelphia to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $17.02 for a Greyhound ticket to Newark. In Philadelphia, Greyhound departs to Newark from Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St and no other station. In Newark, Greyhound arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Philadelphia to Newark takes 3 hours and 12 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Newark in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 10 trips per day and you could expect to pay $18.44 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 12m
Avg. Price
$17.02

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