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There are 3 ways to get from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Basking Ridge to Hoboken Gladstone Branch
  2. Take the bus from New York to Wilkes-Barre, PA 124 / ...

$48 - $73

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Philadelphia  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Basking Ridge to Newark Broad St
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Norristown / King of Prussia, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA 202 / ...

$70 - $201

Drive  •  2h 3m

  1. Drive from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre 103.8 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2h 3m.

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The distance between Basking Ridge and Wilkes-Barre is 79 miles. The road distance is 103.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 40m and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre is 104 miles. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Wilkes-Barre. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre.
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  • Distance: 79.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Basking Ridge, NJ, USA and Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre. However, you can take the train to Hoboken, take the walk to Hoboken Terminal, take the line 126 bus to Port Authority Bus Terminal, take the walk to New York, then take the bus to Wilkes-Barre, PA. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Basking Ridge to Wilkes-Barre via Newark Broad St, BROAD STREET station, Penn Station Light Rail Arrival, Newark Penn Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, 30th Street Station, Norristown T.C., and Norristown / King of Prussia, PA in around 6h 51m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Basking Ridge to Hoboken
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Basking Ridge to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $130
First Class
$100 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Phone
+1 570 821-3838
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Norristown / King of Prussia, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com

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