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Journey Information

Norfolk to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$55.00
Shortest Duration7h 30m
Trips per day5
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Norfolk to New York right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

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

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $55.00 was the low point for bus fares from Norfolk to New York. Buses from New York to Norfolk are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $55.00 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 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $16.73 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours and 11 minutes to cover the 294 miles (473 kilometers) from Norfolk, VA to New York, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Norfolk?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Norfolk to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Norfolk to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 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 Norfolk to New York; ticket prices start at $43.00.

What bus companies travel from Norfolk to New York?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Norfolk, Virginia to New York, New York. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 4 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound411h 25m$61.55
SprinterBus17h 30m$55.02

Where does the bus leave from in Norfolk?

Buses to New York leave from multiple locations in Norfolk, Virginia. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 701 Monticello Ave
  • 410 Briar Hill Suite 101

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

Buses 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, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 201 W 37th St

Price trends for buses from Norfolk to New York

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25OctNov

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Norfolk, VA to New York, NY
4.7
Based on 10 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.5
Value
4.5
Condition
4.5
Margie
5.0
October 10, 2019Vacation
Pros
The bus ride was better than I expected. I enjoyed it.

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with SprinterBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
4.0
Value
3.5
Condition
5.0
Jahliel
5.0
June 22, 2019
Pros
everything.
Cons
nothing
Maureen
5.0
August 25, 2019Vacation
Pros
Great driver!
Cons
Reduce cost to $40

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with OurBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.4
Value
4.4
Condition
4.6
Jim
5.0
February 7, 2020Visiting family
Pros
For a very first bus trip it was very satisfactory. No issues and I arrived slightly ahead of schedule.
Cons
Leg room
Tips
Be on time for departure
Michelle
4.0
July 17, 2019Visiting family
Pros
I appreciated our driver- he was a great driver and good communicator with us through the stops and timing of each one. I thought the bus was comfortable for a bus, and you can't beat these deals! We also had wifi throughout the trip and I could charge my phone while we...More
Cons
If there was a little more room for overhead bags, that would be great ;) It's a pretty tiny space overhead.
Tips
Listen to the driver for directions, bring a neck pillow. enjoy the ride!
Alice
3.0
May 27, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Trip on sat was fine sprinter is a good company The return trip was 10 hour the driver was very frustrated and clearly fatigued stated he had been driving for 4 days Ourbus service was not good

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