There are 3 ways to get from Jersey City to Scranton by bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa 206 / ...

$24 - $56

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Jersey City to Scranton 117.4 miles

$11 - $17

Train, fly, taxi  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to Newark
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) EWR - AVP
  3. Take a taxi from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Scranton

$344 - $561

What companies run services between Jersey City, NJ, USA and Scranton, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Jersey City to Scranton hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Martz Trailways also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Other operators
Taxi from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Scranton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
http://www.puc.state.pa.us/
Website
taxifarefinder.com
Call-A-Car Taxi
Phone
+1 570-565-9184
Website
callacar.wordpress.com
Burgit's City Taxi
Phone
+1 570-207-2200
Website
burgitcitytaxi.com
Yellow Cab Scranton
Phone
+1 570-344-0444
Website
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Jersey City to Scranton?

The distance between Jersey City and Scranton is 153 km. The road distance is 188 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jersey City to Scranton?

The cheapest way to get from Jersey City to Scranton is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jersey City to Scranton?

The quickest way to get from Jersey City to Scranton is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs $11 - $17.

How long does it take to get from Jersey City to Scranton?

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Jersey City to Scranton, including transfers.