There are 9 ways to get from New Jersey to Nebraska by plane, train, 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 Newark to Lincoln  •  6 h 36 min

  1. EWR - LNK

$272 - $1,230

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 h 33 min

  1. 1683 / ...
  2. 502

$145 - $356

7 alternative options

Fly Newark to Omaha  •  5 h 54 min

  1. EWR - OMA

$172 - $414

Fly New York La Guardia to Omaha  •  6 h 28 min

  1. LGA - OMA

$180 - $495

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Omaha  •  6 h 30 min

  1. PHL - OMA

$228 - $838

Train via New York Penn Station  •  30 h 16 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited
  2. California Zephyr

$244 - $709

Bus via Chicago Amtrak, Il  •  30 h 28 min

  1. 4425
  2. 1205 / ...

$151 - $330

Train  •  37 h 50 min

  1. Cardinal
  2. California Zephyr

$224 - $638

Drive  •  20 h 8 min

  1. 1239.7 miles

$120 - $180

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

United Airlines and Delta fly from Elizabeth to Lincoln hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newark to Omaha via New York Penn Station and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 30 h 16 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Newark to Omaha via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Omaha via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Rochester, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Pittsburgh, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Akron, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Richmond, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Omaha via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
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 New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 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 Amtrak to Omaha Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Newark, Nj to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300
Burlington Trailways
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Jersey and Nebraska is 2117 km. The road distance is 1983 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Nebraska is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 20 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Nebraska is to fly which takes 5 h 54 min and costs $170 - $420.

No, there is no direct train from New Jersey to Nebraska. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Omaha Amtrak via New York Penn Station and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 16 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Nebraska. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Omaha, NE via New York, Ny, Clinton & Madison and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from New Jersey to Nebraska, including transfers.