There are 9 ways to get from New York to Arkansas by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly Newark to Fayetteville  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Fayetteville (XNA) EWR - XNA

$234 - $852

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  29 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Little Rock, Ar 1537

$141 - $264

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Fly New York La Guardia to Fayetteville  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Fayetteville (XNA) LGA - XNA

$222 - $793

Fly Newark to Little Rock  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Little Rock (LIT) EWR - LIT

$183 - $495

Fly Newark to Memphis, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Memphis (MEM) EWR - MEM
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Jonesboro, Ar

$231 - $587

Fly New York La Guardia to Memphis, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Memphis (MEM) LGA - MEM
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Jonesboro, Ar

$219 - $538

Bus Wanda Coach  •  26 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Little Rock Nyc

$160 - $163

Train  •  33 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$219 - $618

Drive  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Drive from New York to Little Rock 1235.5 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Arkansas is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 20 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Arkansas is to fly which costs $230 - $850 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between New York and Arkansas is 1079 miles. The road distance is 1235.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from New York to Arkansas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Arkansas. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at W 7th & Battery via Columbus, Oh, Washington & Main and River Cities Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Arkansas station. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Little Rock Union Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 22 min.

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The nearest airport to Arkansas is Little Rock (LIT) Airport which is 35.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Hot Springs (HOT) (62.1 miles), Fort Smith (FSM) (108.9 miles), Fayetteville (XNA) (128.1 miles) and Memphis (MEM) (140.6 miles).

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New York to Arkansas bus services, operated by Sky Horse Bus, depart from New York station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Arkansas.
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  • Distance: 1078.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Arkansas, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from New York to Bentonville hourly. Alternatively, Wanda Coach operates a bus from New York to Little Rock twice a week. Tickets cost $150 and the journey takes 26 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $900
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $900
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $900
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Newark to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
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 Memphis, Tn to Jonesboro, Ar
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com
Jaguar Bus Tour
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Bus from New York, NY - 59 Canal St. to Columbus, OH - 139 E Main St
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
ijaguarbus.com

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