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Train to Newark, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 100 bus  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU
  3. Take the line 100 bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Salisbury St at W Morgan St

$86 - $380

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Bus  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Saunders St, Raleigh, NC Nyc

$35 - $60

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Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 100 bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU
  3. Take the line 100 bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Salisbury St at W Morgan St

$108 - $346

Train to New York JFK, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 100 bus  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU
  3. Take the line 100 bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Salisbury St at W Morgan St

$92 - $398

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PHL - RDU

$88 - $315

Fly New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) LGA - GSO
  2. Take the train from Greensboro to Raleigh Union Station

$141 - $383

Train  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Raleigh Union Station Carolinian / ...

$60 - $90

Bus via Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd  •  12h 8m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Raleigh "Greyhound"

$55 - $74

Drive  •  8h 41m

  1. Drive from New York to Raleigh 491.6 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Raleigh is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Raleigh is to train and fly and line 100 bus which costs $85 - $380 and takes 4h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at Saunders St, Raleigh, NC. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Raleigh Union Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 57m.

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The distance between New York and Raleigh is 428 miles. The road distance is 491.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Raleigh without a car is to bus which takes 9h 15m and costs $35 - $60.

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It takes approximately 4h 55m to get from New York to Raleigh, including transfers.

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New York to Raleigh bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, depart from New York, NY station.

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New York to Raleigh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York to Raleigh is to bus which takes 9h 15m and costs $35 - $60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $60 - $90 and takes 9h 57m.

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  • Distance: 427.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 55m

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

Wanda Coach operates a bus from New York, NY to Saunders St, Raleigh, NC 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9h 15m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Raleigh Union Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 9h 57m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Train operators
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
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$95 - $140
First Class
$110 - $230
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Greensboro to Raleigh Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Raleigh Union Station
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Salisbury St at W Morgan St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Saunders St, Raleigh, NC
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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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 Raleigh
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $120

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 36m.

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New York to Raleigh bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, arrive at Saunders St, Raleigh, NC station.

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New York to Raleigh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Raleigh Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Raleigh is 492 miles. It takes approximately 8h 41m to drive from New York to Raleigh.

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Delta, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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