There are 4 ways to get from Newark to Hershey by 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.

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Train, line 322 bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the line 322 bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave 322

$41 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Harrisburg, Pa 1683 / ...

$25 - $59

2 alternative options

Train, line 322 bus via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
  3. Take the line 322 bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave 322

$105 - $261

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Hershey 152.4 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Hershey is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Hershey is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Newark and Hershey is 135 miles. The road distance is 152.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Newark to Hershey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Hershey. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave via Harrisburg Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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The nearest airport to Hershey is Harrisburg (MDT) Airport which is 8.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) (69.2 miles), Baltimore (BWI) (76.9 miles), Philadelphia (PHL) (79.8 miles) and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) (87.7 miles).

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Map of how to get from Newark to Hershey.
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  • Distance: 134.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Hershey, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Hershey hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
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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 Newark, Nj to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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