Directions from Manhattan to Scranton

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

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

$18 - $50

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Scranton 129.8 miles

$12 - $19

Subway, fly  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) EWR - AVP

$355 - $575

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Scranton, PA, USA?

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

United Airlines
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Estimated price
$18 - $45
$18 - $27
$30 - $45
Martz Trailways
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Scranton is 158 km. The road distance is 208 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Scranton is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Scranton is to drive which takes 2 h 16 min and costs $12 - $19.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Scranton, Pa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

The bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.