There are 3 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton by bus, car, train 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.

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Bus  •  3 h 32 min

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

$27 - $61

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

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

$14 - $21

Train, fly  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) EWR - AVP

$365 - $586

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Scranton, including transfers.

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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 hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Martz Trailways also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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