There are 8 ways to get from Newark to Cleveland by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Newark  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Cleveland (CLE) EWR - CLE

$133 - $405

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC to Cleveland, OH - Stephanie Tubbs Jones Transit Center Stop #3

$41 - $85

6 alternative options

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Cleveland (CLE) LGA - CLE

$168 - $474

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Cleveland (CLE) JFK - CLE

$180 - $481

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Cleveland (CLE) PHL - CLE

$234 - $613

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Cleveland, Oh 4427

$45 - $120

Train  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$120 - $289

Drive  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Cleveland 454.9 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Cleveland is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Cleveland is to fly which costs $130 - $410 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Cleveland, Oh. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark station to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Cleveland Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 9 min.

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The distance between Newark and Cleveland is 397 miles. The road distance is 454.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Cleveland without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs $45 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Newark to Cleveland, including transfers.

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Newark to Cleveland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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Newark to Cleveland train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark to Cleveland is to fly which takes 3 h 18 min and costs $130 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $120 and takes 8 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs $120 - $290 and takes 13 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Cleveland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 32 min.

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Newark to Cleveland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Cleveland, Oh station.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Cleveland.
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  • Distance: 397.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

United Airlines, Air Canada and Delta fly from Newark to Cleveland hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Cleveland every 2 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$45 - $75
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
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 Newark, Nj to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC to Cleveland, OH - Stephanie Tubbs Jones Transit Center Stop #3
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Book at
megabus.com

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