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

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Fly from Newark  •  7h 34m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Phoenix (PHX) EWR - PHX

$132 - $654

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Fly from New York JFK  •  8h 35m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Phoenix (PHX) JFK - PHX

$154 - $572

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  8h 48m

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

$273 - $692

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  9h 32m

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

$284 - $952

Bus via Jackson-Red  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Phoenix, Az 1351 / ...

$270 - $542

Train, bus  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Flagstaff Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff to Phoenix Airport

$342 - $1,166

Bus  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to St Louis, Mo 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Phoenix, Az 1353 / ...

$237 - $611

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  3 days 16h

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Maricopa Amtrak Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Maricopa Amtrak to Sky Harbor Airport

Drive  •  39h 7m

  1. Drive from Newark to Phoenix 2459.6 miles

$240 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Phoenix is to fly which costs $130 - $700 and takes 7h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Phoenix is to fly which costs $130 - $700 and takes 7h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Phoenix, Az via St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 10h.

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The distance between Newark and Phoenix is 2144 miles. The road distance is 2459.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Phoenix without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 7h and costs $270 - $550.

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It takes approximately 7h 34m to get from Newark to Phoenix, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Newark to Phoenix is to fly which takes 7h 34m and costs $130 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $270 - $550 and takes 2 days 7h.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 32m.

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Newark to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Phoenix, Az station.

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  • Distance: 2143.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 34m

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Newark to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Phoenix via World Trade Center, Fulton St, Essex St, New York, Chicago, IL, Cermak-Chinatown, Jackson-Red, Jackson-Blue, UIC-Halsted, and Chicago, Il in around 2 days 7h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
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
54m
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 17m
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 New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Flagstaff Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
31h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
Train from Newark Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Chicago Union Station to Maricopa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$280 - $420
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Bus operators
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Chicago, Il to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
38h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $430
Bus from Newark, Nj to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $250
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $240
Flexible
$280 - $370
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Flagstaff to Phoenix Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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
Bus from Maricopa Amtrak to Sky Harbor Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
amtrak.com

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Phoenix is 2h behind Newark. It is currently 3:40 AM in Newark and 1:40 AM in Phoenix.

Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Phoenix is 2460 miles. It takes approximately 39h 7m to drive from Newark to Phoenix.

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

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There are 898+ hotels available in Phoenix. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11m and costs $1 - $2.

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