There are 8 ways to get from New Jersey to Worcester 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 3 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Vermonter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma 255 / ...

$46 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Harford, CT to Worcester, MA - Union Station

$30 - $52

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct 2008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Worcester, Ma 2000 / ...

$38 - $85

Train, bus via New Haven Union Station Amtrak  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma 255 / ...

$112 - $280

Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to Worcester Amtrak

$125 - $303

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Worcester 184.8 miles

$18 - $27

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Worcester  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH

$91 - $456

Fly Newark to Providence, train, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma

$190 - $738

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Worcester is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Worcester is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Worcester is 204 miles. The road distance is 184.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from New Jersey to Worcester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Worcester. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Worcester, Ma via New York, Ny and Hartford, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Jersey station to Worcester. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Worcester Amtrak via New Haven Union Station Amtrak and Springfield Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Worcester is to bus which takes 5 h 8 min and costs $35 - $85. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $120 - $310 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Worcester.
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  • Distance: 204 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Newark to Worcester via New York, Ny and Hartford, Ct in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newark to Worcester via New Haven Union Station Amtrak and Springfield Amtrak in around 6 h 37 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Worcester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Harford, CT to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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