There are 9 ways to get from Raleigh to New Jersey by plane, subway, train, tram, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Newark  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Newark (EWR) RDU - EWR

$83 - $376

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Newark, Nj 1078

$46 - $121

7 alternative options

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to New York La Guardia (LGA) RDU - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Herald Sq
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$85 - $336

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to New York JFK (JFK) RDU - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$99 - $387

Fly to Philadelphia, line 36 tram, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Philadelphia (PHL) RDU - PHL
  2. Take the line 36 tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$92 - $513

Fly to Trenton-Mercer  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Trenton-Mercer (TTN) RDU - TTN

$111 - $258

Train  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$75 - $220

Bus Wanda Coach  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, NC to New York, NY Raleigh / ...

$69 - $72

Drive  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Newark 482.7 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to New Jersey is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to New Jersey is to fly which costs $110 - $260 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and New Jersey is 378 miles. The road distance is 482.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Raleigh to New Jersey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh station to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at Newark, Nj via Raleigh, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Raleigh Amtrak and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 38 min.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Raleigh/Durham Airport is to line 100 bus which takes 26 min and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 378.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and New Jersey, USA?

United Airlines and Delta fly from Raleigh to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Raleigh to Newark twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $220 and the journey takes 9 h 38 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Trenton-Mercer
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
septa.org
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Raleigh, NC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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