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There are 8 ways to get from Newark to Louisville 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 Newark to Louisville  •  4h 43m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Louisville (SDF) EWR - SDF

$181 - $655

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16h 48m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Louisville, KY

$77 - $205

6 alternative options

Fly New York La Guardia to Louisville  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Louisville (SDF) LGA - SDF

$199 - $742

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Louisville  •  5h 51m

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

$262 - $853

Fly New York La Guardia to Lexington, bus  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Lexington (LEX) LGA - LEX
  2. Take the bus from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY

$226 - $1,124

Train to Baltimore, fly to Louisville  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Louisville (SDF) BWI - SDF

$243 - $668

Train, bus  •  26h 9m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station Cardinal
  2. Take the bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Louisville, KY

$138 - $382

Drive  •  12h 23m

  1. Drive from Newark to Louisville 731.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Louisville is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Louisville is to fly which costs $180 - $700 and takes 4h 43m.

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The distance between Newark and Louisville is 644 miles. The road distance is 731.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Louisville without a car is to bus which takes 16h 48m and costs $75 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Newark to Louisville, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Newark to Louisville is to fly which takes 4h 43m and costs $180 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $210 and takes 16h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Louisville Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 27m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Louisville is 732 miles. It takes approximately 12h 23m to drive from Newark to Louisville.

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Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Louisville Airport.

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There are 193+ hotels available in Louisville. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Louisville.
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  • Distance: 644.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Louisville, KY, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Newark to Louisville hourly. Alternatively, SkyHorse / Jaguar operates a bus from Newark to Louisville once daily. Tickets cost $70 and the journey takes 13h 45m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Train from Newark Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $360
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 12m and costs $1 - $2.

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