There are 3 ways to get from Allentown to Paterson by bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj 4692

$19 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus, line 190 bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Bethlehem, PA to New York Eastbound Allentown
  2. Take the line 190 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Main St At Market St 190 / ...

$34 - $58

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Allentown to Paterson 86.5 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Allentown to Paterson is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Allentown to Paterson is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Allentown to Paterson. However, there are services departing from 7th&libertys and arriving at Main St At Market St via Bethlehem, PA and Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Allentown and Paterson is 73 miles. The road distance is 86.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Allentown to Paterson without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 1 min and costs $19 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Allentown to Paterson, including transfers.

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Allentown to Paterson bus services, operated by Trans-bridge Lines, depart from Bethlehem, PA station.

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Allentown to Paterson bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Main St At Market St station.

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Map of how to get from Allentown to Paterson.
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  • Distance: 72.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Allentown, PA, USA and Paterson, NJ, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Allentown to Paterson every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

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Greyhound USA

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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Trans-bridge Lines

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