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There are 11 ways to get from New Jersey to Akron by plane, bus, train, subway or car

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Fly Newark to Akron  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Akron (CAK) EWR - CAK

$112 - $444

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Bus Megabus  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC to Cleveland, OH - Stephanie Tubbs Jones Transit Center Stop #3
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, OH to Akron, OH Schedule 21:Cleveland-Chicago

$55 - $100

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Fly Newark to Cleveland, bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Cleveland (CLE) EWR - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, OH to Akron, OH

$147 - $429

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Akron  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Akron (CAK) LGA - CAK

$120 - $375

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Akron  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Akron (CAK) PHL - CAK

$181 - $489

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Cleveland, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Cleveland (CLE) LGA - CLE
  4. Take the bus from Cleveland, OH to Akron, OH

$155 - $460

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Cleveland, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Cleveland (CLE) JFK - CLE
  4. Take the bus from Cleveland, OH to Akron, OH

$169 - $471

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Cleveland, Oh 4427
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh 4440 / ...

$57 - $137

Train, bus via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh 1605 / ...

$84 - $220

Train, bus  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, OH to Akron, OH Schedule 21:Cleveland-Chicago

$107 - $403

Drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Akron 430.9 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Akron is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Akron is to fly which costs $110 - $450 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Akron. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Akron, Oh via Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Akron is 382 miles. The road distance is 430.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Akron without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 10 min and costs $55 - $140.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from New Jersey to Akron, including transfers.

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New Jersey to Akron bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Akron is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs $110 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $140 and takes 10 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Akron Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 44 min.

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New Jersey to Akron bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Akron, Oh station.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Akron.
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  • Distance: 381.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Akron, OH, USA?

United Airlines flies from Elizabeth to Akron twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Akron via Cleveland, Oh in around 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Akron via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Newark Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Train from New York Penn Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC to Cleveland, OH - Stephanie Tubbs Jones Transit Center Stop #3
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Book at
megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Akron is 431 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to drive from New Jersey to Akron.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Akron Airport.

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Book your New Jersey to Akron bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Akron. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12 min and costs $1 - $2.

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