There are 5 ways to get from Newark to Cape May by bus, train, tram or car

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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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 8545 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$34 - $81

4 alternative options

Train, tram, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  2. Take the tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to Walter Rand Transportation Ctr
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 313 / ...

$80 - $212

Train, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$94 - $230

Bus via Toms River, NJ  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Vessey St. to Toms River, NJ
  2. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 559 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$34 - $59

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Cape May 149.5 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Cape May is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Cape May is to drive which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $14 - $22.

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The distance between Newark and Cape May is 210 km. The road distance is 239 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Newark to Cape May, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Cape May. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street via New York, Ny and Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Cape May, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Newark to Cape May via New York, Ny, Atlantic City, Nj, and Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal in around 5 h 46 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to Walter Rand Transportation Ctr
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Vessey St. to Toms River, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com

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