There are 5 ways to get from New Brunswick to Scranton by bus, train, car or plane

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 42 min

  1. 100
  2. 206 / ...

$25 - $71

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Northeast Corridor
  2. 206 / ...

$25 - $61

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. 114.4 miles

$11 - $17

Train to Newark, fly  •  3 h

  1. EWR - AVP

$358 - $576

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 1 min

  1. PHL - AVP

$428 - $903

What companies run services between New Brunswick, NJ, USA and Scranton, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from New Brunswick to Scranton via New York Port Authority and New York, Ny in around 3 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Jersey Ave. to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Brunswick and Scranton is 145 km. The road distance is 183 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Brunswick to Scranton is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from New Brunswick to Scranton is to drive which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $11 - $17.

No, there is no direct bus from New Brunswick to Scranton. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick and arriving at Scranton, Pa via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from New Brunswick to Scranton, including transfers.