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There are 4 ways to get from Newark to Williamstown by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Williamstown

$171 - $270

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA Peter Pan

$31 - $59

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 21m

  1. Drive from Newark to Williamstown 180.4 miles

$17 - $26

Fly, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany International Airport to Bennington Bus Terminal - 215 Pleasant St.

$163 - $491

Newark to Williamstown by bus

The bus journey time between Newark and Williamstown is around 15h 14m and covers a distance of around 183 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 15h 12m. Operated by NJ Transit, Greyhound USA, Peter Pan Bus Lines and others, the Newark to Williamstown bus service departs from Bus Lanes and arrives in Pine Cobble. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
15h 14m
Fastest bus time:
15h 12m
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$31
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
16:10
Last bus departs at:
16:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newark to Williamstown bus schedules

Newark → Williamstown
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Williamstown is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Williamstown is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Williamstown is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Williamstown. However, there are services departing from Bus Lanes and arriving at Pine Cobble via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and Williams Inn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 14m.

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The distance between Newark and Williamstown is 144 miles. The road distance is 180.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Williamstown without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4h 47m and costs $170 - $270.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Newark to Williamstown, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Newark to Williamstown bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Williamstown is 180 miles. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Newark to Williamstown.

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  • Distance: 144.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 47m

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4h 35m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from Albany International Airport to Bennington Bus Terminal - 215 Pleasant St.
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Book at
vttranslines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Williamstown
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Fast Taxi LLC
Phone
+1 518-202-9000
Website
albanytaxiservice.com
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Williamstown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs $1 - $4.

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