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There are 8 ways to get from Raleigh to New Jersey by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Newark  •  3 h 33 min

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

$83 - $375

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 24 min

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

$46 - $121

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Fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  4 h 29 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 14 St
  3. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$85 - $336

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 16 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, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Philadelphia (PHL) RDU - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center

$91 - $510

Train  •  9 h 38 min

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

$75 - $220

Bus Wanda Coach  •  11 h 13 min

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

$67 - $69

Drive  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Newark 482.7 miles

$45 - $70

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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 $80 - $380 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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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 station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 38 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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The best way to get from Raleigh to New Jersey without a car is to train which takes 9 h 38 min and costs $75 - $220.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Raleigh to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Raleigh to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Raleigh, Nc station.

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Raleigh to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Raleigh Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to New Jersey is to fly which takes 3 h 33 min and costs $80 - $380. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $220 and takes 9 h 38 min, you could also bus, which costs $67 - $69 and takes 11 h 13 min.

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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 33 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Wednesday
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 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
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
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 14th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from 33rd Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
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
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 Saunders St, Raleigh, NC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60
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 Raleigh, Nc to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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The quickest flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 29 min.

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Raleigh to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Raleigh to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to New Jersey is 483 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 28 min to drive from Raleigh to New Jersey.

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Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in New Jersey. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Raleigh/Durham Airport is to line 100 bus which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $3.

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