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

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

Train, bus  •  5 h 48 min

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

$54 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA Phil
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA Boston Commuter

$23 - $53

4 alternative options

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Fall River

$24 - $57

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  •  5 h 35 min

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

$177 - $569

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to New Bedford is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to New Bedford is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 3 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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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from New Jersey to New Bedford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey station to New Bedford. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at New Bedford, MA via Boston, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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

You can take a bus from Newark to New Bedford via Boston, MA in around 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $70
Business Class
$80 - $160
First Class
$205
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Fairhaven, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Fall River
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.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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