There are 8 ways to get from New Jersey to Memphis by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Newark  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Memphis (MEM) EWR - MEM

$172 - $504

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Memphis - Cleveland St Nyc

$143 - $154

6 alternative options

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Memphis (MEM) LGA - MEM

$180 - $475

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 35 min

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

$191 - $489

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  8 h 9 min

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

$215 - $753

Train, bus  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Memphis, Tn 3861 / ...

$163 - $457

Train  •  31 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station City Of New Orleans

$225 - $629

Drive  •  18 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Memphis 1089.5 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Memphis is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 18 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Memphis is to fly which costs $170 - $550 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Jersey station to Memphis station. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Memphis Central Station via New York Penn Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 48 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Memphis is 925 miles. The road distance is 1089.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Memphis without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 17 min and costs $140 - $160.

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from New Jersey to Memphis, including transfers.

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New Jersey to Memphis train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Memphis is to fly which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $170 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $160 and takes 19 h 17 min, you could also train, which costs $220 - $650 and takes 31 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Memphis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 49 min.

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Memphis is 1 h behind New Jersey. It is currently 7:31 AM in New Jersey and 6:31 AM in Memphis.

New Jersey to Memphis train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Memphis Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Memphis is 1089 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 6 min to drive from New Jersey to Memphis.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Memphis.
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  • Distance: 925.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Memphis, TN, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Elizabeth to Memphis hourly. Alternatively, Wanda Coach operates a bus from Newark to Memphis 6 times a week. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 19 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Memphis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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 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
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Memphis - Cleveland St
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Birmingham, Al to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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