There are 9 ways to get from New Jersey to Alabama by train, subway, plane, 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

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Birmingham (BHM) LGA - BHM

$180 - $565

Cheapest option

Bus Akai Bus  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Birmingham

$91 - $157

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Birmingham (BHM) PHL - BHM

$257 - $787

Fly Newark to Atlanta  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Atlanta (ATL) EWR - ATL

$130 - $427

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Huntsville  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Huntsville (HSV) DCA - HSV

$253 - $891

Fly Trenton-Mercer to Atlanta  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Atlanta (ATL) TTN - ATL

$199 - $769

Train  •  22 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent

$130 - $390

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga 1081
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al 3861 / ...

$105 - $260

Drive  •  16 h

  1. Drive from Newark to Birmingham 958.2 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Alabama is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Alabama is to train and fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $250 - $800.

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The distance between New Jersey and Alabama is 1341 km. The road distance is 1533 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from New Jersey to Alabama, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Alabama. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Birmingham Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Alabama, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Elizabeth to Auburn hourly. Alternatively, Akai Bus operates a bus from Newark to Birmingham twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 18 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Huntsville
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
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
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Akai Bus
Website
akaiticket.com
Bus from New York to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
akaibus.net
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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