There are 4 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton by bus, subway or car

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Bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa 206 / ...

$25 - $59

3 alternative options

Bus via Newark Penn Station  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300

$54 - $89

Subway, bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg Park & Ride Nyc / ...
  3. Take the bus from Stroudsburg Park & Ride to Scranton

$51 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton 145.1 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Scranton is 112 miles. The road distance is 145.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton is 145 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Scranton. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton.
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  • Distance: 112.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Scranton, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Martz Trailways also services this route every 2 hours.

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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 New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Stroudsburg Park & Ride to Scranton
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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