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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Pottsville by bus or car

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Bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Wilkes-Barre, PA 124 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Pottsville, PA 771

$69 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus via Scranton  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Scranton, PA 196 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, PA to Pottsville, PA 771

$39 - $103

2 alternative options

Bus via Hazleton  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hazleton, PA FAB 13: New York City

$44 - $84

Drive  •  2h 30m

  1. Drive from New York to Pottsville 133.9 miles

$13 - $19

New York to Pottsville by bus

The bus journey time between New York and Pottsville is around 4h 50m and covers a distance of around 199 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 50m. Operated by Martz Trailways and Fullington Trailways, the New York to Pottsville bus service departs from New York and arrives in Pottsville, PA. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 50m
Fastest bus time:
4h 50m
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$69
Carbon emissions:
39 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
13:00
Last bus departs at:
13:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Pottsville bus schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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  • Nationwide control measures in place

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

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

The social distance requirement in Pottsville is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from New York to Pottsville is to drive, which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Pottsville is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Pottsville. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at Pottsville, PA via Wilkes-Barre, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between New York and Pottsville is 116 miles. The road distance is 133.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Pottsville without a car is to bus which takes 5h 20m and costs $65 - $100.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from New York to Pottsville, including transfers.

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New York to Pottsville bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, depart from New York station.

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New York to Pottsville bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, arrive at Pottsville, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Pottsville is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2h 30m to drive from New York to Pottsville.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Pottsville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 115.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 20m

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

You can take a bus from New York to Pottsville via Wilkes-Barre, PA in around 5h 20m.

Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Phone
+1 570 821-3838
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York to Scranton, PA
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Pottsville, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Scranton, PA to Pottsville, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hazleton, PA
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $60
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
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 to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$35 - $55

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