There are 5 ways to get from Newark to Pottsville by bus, train 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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Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Hazleton, PA New York City

$40 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, PA to Pottsville, PA 771

$39 - $80

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Pottsville, PA 770

$57 - $123

Bus Martz Trailways  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Pottsville, PA 771

$53 - $84

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Pottsville 124.7 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Pottsville is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Pottsville is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark station to Pottsville. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Pottsville, PA via Hazleton, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Newark and Pottsville is 107 miles. The road distance is 124.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Pottsville without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 5 min and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Newark to Pottsville, including transfers.

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Newark to Pottsville bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Newark to Pottsville bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, arrive at Hazleton, PA station.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Pottsville.
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  • Distance: 106.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

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

Fullington Trailways operates a bus from Newark to Pottsville once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station 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
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Hazleton, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
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Bus from Scranton, PA to Pottsville, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to Pottsville, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Pottsville, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.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.

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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 Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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