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Duration 11h 55m
Distance 350.1 miles
Average price $68
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The bus between Newark and Petersburg takes 11h 55m. The bus runs, on average, 6 times per week from Newark to Petersburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Newark, Nj
  2. Petersburg
8h 25m
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$49 - $68

Newark to Petersburg bus times

Buses run six times a week between Newark and Petersburg. The service departs Newark at 19:10 in the evening, which arrives into Petersburg at 07:05. All services require a transfer at RICHMOND, VA and take an average of 11h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Newark to Petersburg? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Petersburg, Va via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 25m.

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The distance between Newark and Petersburg is 300 miles. The road distance is 350.1 miles.

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Newark to Petersburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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Newark to Petersburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Richmond, Va station.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Petersburg. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Newark and Petersburg?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark, Nj to Richmond, Va hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 6h 45m.
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Estimated price
$35 - $55

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Newark, Nj to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Estimated price
$35 - $55
$35 - $55
$65 - $95

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