There are 10 ways to get from Memphis to New York by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MEM - LGA

$177 - $472

Cheapest option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Memphis - Cleveland St to New York, NY - 3 Allen St Memphis

$80

8 alternative options

Fly to Newark  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Newark (EWR) MEM - EWR

$176 - $513

Fly to New York JFK  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to New York JFK (JFK) MEM - JFK

$181 - $493

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Philadelphia (PHL) MEM - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station

$244 - $659

Fly to Islip, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Islip (ISP) MEM - ISP
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station

$445 - $1,920

Fly to White Plains  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to White Plains (HPN) MEM - HPN

$250 - $1,120

Bus Greyhound USA  •  27 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Richmond, Va 1508
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to New York, Ny 1080 / ...

$121 - $297

Train  •  31 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Memphis Central Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$198 - $582

Drive  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Memphis to New York 1101 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Memphis to New York is to bus which costs $80 and takes 21 h.

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The quickest way to get from Memphis to New York is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $170 - $480.

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The distance between Memphis and New York is 1535 km. The road distance is 1762 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Memphis to New York, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Memphis - Cleveland St and arriving at New York, NY - 3 Allen St. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 21 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Memphis to New York. However, there are services departing from Memphis Central Station and arriving at New York Penn Station via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Memphis, TN, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Memphis to New York hourly. Alternatively, Wanda Coach operates a bus from Memphis to New York 5 times a week. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 21 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Atlanta, Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to White Plains via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Memphis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Memphis to New York JFK via Miami
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Memphis to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Memphis to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Memphis to Islip via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from Memphis to Islip via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from Memphis to Islip via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from Memphis to White Plains via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Islip via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Memphis to Islip via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Flights from Memphis to Islip via Tampa
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Flights from Memphis to Islip via Tampa, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Memphis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Memphis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Memphis Central Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Memphis - Cleveland St to New York, NY - 3 Allen St
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Richmond, Va to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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