There are 9 ways to get from Newark to New Bedford by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$129 - $325

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Bus DATTCO  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal

$16 - $57

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$40 - $69

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Newark to New Bedford 221 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$62 - $303

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$116 - $402

Fly New York JFK to Boston, bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$118 - $439

Fly Newark to Providence, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford

$184 - $571

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$152 - $643

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newark to New Bedford. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New Bedford via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and Providence, RI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Newark and New Bedford is 181 miles. The road distance is 221 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to New Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Newark to New Bedford, including transfers.

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Newark to New Bedford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Newark to New Bedford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at New Bedford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to New Bedford is 221 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Newark to New Bedford.

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JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in New Bedford. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark to New Bedford.
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  • Distance: 180.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and New Bedford, MA, USA?

DATTCO operates a bus from Newark to New Bedford 3 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI to New Bedford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New York, NY to SRTA New Bedford Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.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 Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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