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There are 3 ways to get from New York to Bethlehem by bus or car

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Bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Hellertown, PA OurBus / ...

$21 - $50

2 alternative options

Bus via Bridgewater  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Branchburg Westbound / ...
  2. Take the bus from Branchburg to Bethlehem Westbound / ...

$56 - $87

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from New York to Bethlehem 81.1 miles

$7 - $12

New York to Bethlehem by buses

The bus journey time between New York and Bethlehem is around 2h 26m and covers a distance of around 84 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 30m. Operated by OurBus and Trans-bridge Lines, the New York to Bethlehem bus service departs from New York, NY and arrives in Hellertown, PA. Typically 45 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 26m
Fastest bus time:
1h 30m
Buses per week:
45
Cheapest price:
$21
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:30
Last bus departs at:
20:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Bethlehem bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bethlehem is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bethlehem is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Bethlehem is 2 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from New York to Bethlehem is to drive, which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Bethlehem is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at Hellertown, PA. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 40m.

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The distance between New York and Bethlehem is 73 miles. The road distance is 81.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Bethlehem without a car is to bus which takes 1h 40m and costs $21 - $50.

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The bus from New York, NY to Hellertown, PA takes 1h 40m including transfers and departs three times a week.

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New York to Bethlehem bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from New York, NY station.

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New York to Bethlehem bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Hellertown, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Bethlehem is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from New York to Bethlehem.

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  • Distance: 72.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Bethlehem, Northampton County, PA, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from New York, NY to Hellertown, PA 5 times a week. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Trans-bridge Lines also services this route twice a week.

Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Hellertown, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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ourbus.com
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Wind Creek Casino
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Branchburg
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Branchburg to Bethlehem
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com

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