How to get from New Bedford to Worcester

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from New Bedford, MA to Boston, MA Boston Commuter
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma 277 / ...

$16 - $39

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from New Bedford to Worcester 70.4 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between New Bedford, MA, USA and Worcester, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from New Bedford to Worcester via Boston, MA and Boston, Ma in around 2 h 37 min.

Bus operators
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New Bedford, MA to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Bedford and Worcester is 100 km. The road distance is 113 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Bedford to Worcester is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from New Bedford to Worcester is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs $6 - $10.

No, there is no direct bus from New Bedford to Worcester. However, there are services departing from New Bedford, MA and arriving at Worcester, Ma via Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from New Bedford to Worcester, including transfers.