There are 7 ways to get from New York to New Bedford 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.

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Train, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$126 - $315

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal

$13 - $50

5 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from New York to New Bedford 213 miles

$20 - $30

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$67 - $271

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$79 - $320

Fly New York JFK to Boston, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$69 - $310

Fly Newark to Providence, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$201 - $588

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to New Bedford is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to New Bedford is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at SRTA New Bedford Terminal. Services depart three times a week. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between New York and New Bedford is 172 miles. The road distance is 213 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to New Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 46 min and costs $120 - $320.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from New York to New Bedford, including transfers.

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New York to New Bedford bus services, operated by DATTCO, depart from New York, NY station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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New York to New Bedford bus services, operated by DATTCO, arrive at SRTA New Bedford Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to New Bedford is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from New York to New Bedford.

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Map of how to get from New York to New Bedford.
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  • Distance: 172.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

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

DATTCO operates a bus from New York to New Bedford 3 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com

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