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There are 7 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  •  8 h 37 min

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

$209 - $511

Cheapest option

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  9 h 13 min

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

$167 - $402

5 alternative options

Train, bus, drive, ferry  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
  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

$348 - $625

Train, bus, drive, car ferry  •  42 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
  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

$365 - $682

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  42 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
  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

$257 - $374

Bus, drive, car ferry via W 4 St  •  43 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station 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

$260 - $410

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 9 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to St. John's is to fly which costs $200 - $550 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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

It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from New York to St. John's, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to St Johns Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 53 min and has one stopover.

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St. John's is 1 h 30 min ahead of New York. It is currently 12:09 AM in New York and 1:39 AM in St. John's.

United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Newark Airport to St Johns Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in St. John's. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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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: 8 h 37 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 hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Newark to St Johns via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto, Gander
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
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
Website
peterpanbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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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