There are 6 ways to get from New York to St. John's by plane, train, bus, car, ferry or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Newark  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to St Johns (YYT) EWR - YYT

$209 - $511

Cheapest option

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to St Johns (YYT) LGA - YYT

$167 - $402

4 alternative options

Train, bus, drive, ferry  •  40 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Rockland, ME
  3. Drive from Rockland, ME to North Sydney, NS
  4. Take the ferry from North Sydney, NS to Argentia
  5. Take the bus from Whitbourne to St. John’s MUN University Centre

$338 - $615

Train, bus, drive, car ferry  •  42 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Rockland, ME
  3. Drive from Rockland, ME to North Sydney, NS
  4. Take the car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
  5. Take the bus from Port aux Basques to St. John’s MUN University Centre

$355 - $672

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  42 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma Ny
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Rockland, ME
  3. Drive from Rockland, ME to North Sydney, NS
  4. Take the car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
  5. Take the bus from Port aux Basques to St. John’s MUN University Centre

$247 - $393

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 3 min

  1. Drive from New York to North Sydney, NS
  2. Take the car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
  3. Drive from Port aux Basques to St. John's

$239 - $341

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to St. John's is to fly which costs $160 - $410 and takes 8 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to St. John's is to fly which costs $160 - $410 and takes 8 h 58 min.

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The distance between New York and St. John's is 1158 miles.

It takes approximately 9 h 7 min to get from New York to St. John's, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from New York to St. John's.
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  • Distance: 1158.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 7 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and St. John's, NL, Canada?

Air Canada and United Airlines fly from New York to St. John's every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
DRL-LR
Website
drl-lr.com
Bus from Whitbourne to St. John’s MUN University Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Bus from Port aux Basques to St. John’s MUN University Centre
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
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 New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Ferry operators
Marine Atlantic
Phone
+1 800-341-7981
Website
marineatlantic.ca
Ferry from North Sydney, NS to Argentia
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$88 - $93
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca

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