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There are 3 ways to get from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre by bus or car

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Line 161 bus, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 161 bus from Market St At City Hall to Port Authority Bus Terminal 161 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...

$42 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300

$32 - $75

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre 115 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre. However, there are services departing from Market St At City Hall and arriving at Wilkes-Barre, PA via New York, NY - P.A.B.T. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Paterson and Wilkes-Barre is 92 miles. The road distance is 115 miles.

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The best way to get from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre without a car is to line 161 bus and bus which takes 5 h 11 min and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre, including transfers.

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Paterson to Wilkes-Barre bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Market St At City Hall station.

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Paterson to Wilkes-Barre bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, arrive at Wilkes-Barre, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paterson to Wilkes-Barre is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Wilkes-Barre. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre.
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  • Distance: 92.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Paterson, NJ, USA and Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Paterson to Wilkes-Barre via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, NY - P.A.B.T in around 5 h 11 min.

Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.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
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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