There are 7 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Newark  •  4 h 41 min

  1. EWR - SDF

$181 - $655

Cheapest option

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  14 h 42 min

$87 - $93

5 alternative options

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. LGA - SDF

$199 - $616

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. PHL - SDF

$257 - $839

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 26 min

$112 - $261

Train, bus  •  25 h 48 min

  1. Cardinal

$138 - $382

Drive  •  12 h 18 min

  1. 731.8 miles

$70 - $110

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

United Airlines, Delta 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $800
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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak 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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Jersey and Louisville is 999 km. The road distance is 1171 km.

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

The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Louisville is to fly which takes 4 h 41 min and costs $180 - $700.

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 26 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from New Jersey to Louisville, including transfers.