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

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Fly Newark to New Bern  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to New Bern (EWN) EWR - EWN

$191 - $865

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Bus  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Bern, NC Atlanta Tours Inc

$78 - $83

6 alternative options

Fly New York La Guardia to Wilmington, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Wilmington (ILM) LGA - ILM
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
  3. Take the bus from Jacksonville to New Bern, Nc

$231 - $901

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Wilmington, bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Wilmington (ILM) PHL - ILM
  3. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
  4. Take the bus from Jacksonville to New Bern, Nc

$242 - $985

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Wilson Amtrak Carolinian / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC 6089

Train, Amtrak Thruway via Washington Union Station  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilson Amtrak
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilson, Nc 312
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Newark to New Bern 544.9 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to New Bern. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New Bern, NC via Raleigh, Nc and Wilson, NC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and New Bern is 375 miles. The road distance is 544.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to New Bern without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 11 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from New Jersey to New Bern, including transfers.

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New Jersey to New Bern bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to New Bern is to fly which takes 5 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to New Bern Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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New Jersey to New Bern bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Bern, NC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to New Bern is 545 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to drive from New Jersey to New Bern.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to New Bern Airport.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to New Bern.
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  • Distance: 374.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and New Bern, NC, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Elizabeth to New Bern hourly. Alternatively, Atlanta Tours Inc operates a bus from Newark to New Bern 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 and the journey takes 12 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
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 Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Washington Union Station to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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 Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Bus operators
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 Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Jacksonville to New Bern, Nc
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Newark, Nj to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilson, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Atlanta Tours Inc
Bus from New York, NY to New Bern, NC
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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