There are 6 ways to get from New Jersey to New Bedford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$129 - $325

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Bus DATTCO  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal

$16 - $57

4 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$40 - $69

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Newark to New Bedford 221 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Boston, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$62 - $303

Fly to Providence, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$184 - $571

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to New Bedford. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New Bedford via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and Providence, RI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and New Bedford is 212 miles. The road distance is 221 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to New Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from New Jersey to New Bedford, including transfers.

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New Jersey to New Bedford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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New Jersey to New Bedford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at New Bedford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to New Bedford is 221 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from New Jersey to New Bedford.

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JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in New Bedford. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to New Bedford.
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  • Distance: 212.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and New Bedford, MA, USA?

DATTCO operates a bus from Newark to New Bedford 3 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Newark Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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