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

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Fly Newark to Louisville  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Louisville (SDF) EWR - SDF

$181 - $655

Cheapest option

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY to Louisville, KY

$87 - $93

7 alternative options

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Louisville  •  5 h 21 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 Louisville (SDF) LGA - SDF

$199 - $616

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Louisville  •  5 h 16 min

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

$210 - $700

Fly Newark to Lexington, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Lexington (LEX) EWR - LEX
  2. Take the bus from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY

$238 - $915

Fly New York La Guardia to Lexington, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Lexington (LEX) LGA - LEX
  2. Take the bus from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY

$226 - $926

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
  4. Take the bus from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY

$112 - $333

Train, bus  •  26 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take the bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Louisville, KY

$138 - $382

Drive  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Louisville 731.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Louisville is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Louisville is to fly which costs $180 - $700 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Louisville. However, there are services departing from Market St At Broad St and arriving at Louisville, KY via Newark, Nj, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Cincinnati, Oh and Lexington, KY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 6 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Louisville is 624 miles. The road distance is 731.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Louisville without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 42 min and costs $85 - $95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from New Jersey to Louisville, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Louisville is to fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $180 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $95 and takes 14 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Louisville Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 11 min.

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New Jersey to Louisville bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Louisville, KY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Louisville is 732 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 18 min to drive from New Jersey to Louisville.

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Louisville Airport.

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  • Distance: 624.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Louisville, KY, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Elizabeth to Louisville hourly. Alternatively, Spring Tour Bus operates a bus from Newark to Louisville twice daily. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 12 h 7 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Newark to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Lexington
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $800
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center 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 Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $360
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
12 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com

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