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There are 11 ways to get from Rocky Mount to New Jersey by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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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Train via Washington Union Station  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station Silver Star / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$166 - $442

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Richmond, Va 1084
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Newark, Nj 1006 / ...

$54 - $132

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Train  •  8 h 20 min

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

$70 - $190

Bus Starline Bus  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Battleboro, NC - Red Carpet Inn to New York, NY - 127 E. Broadway Star Line Express

$82 - $83

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Rocky Mount to Newark 453.5 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Newark  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Raleigh Union Station
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Newark (EWR) RDU - EWR

$109 - $427

Train to Raleigh/Durham, fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Raleigh Union Station
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to New York La Guardia (LGA) RDU - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 14 St
  4. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$111 - $388

Train to Raleigh/Durham, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 26 min

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

$125 - $439

Train to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Raleigh Union Station
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Philadelphia (PHL) RDU - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$117 - $562

Train to Richmond, fly to Newark  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Newark (EWR) RIC - EWR

$202 - $601

Train, train to Norfolk, fly to Newark  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Newark (EWR) ORF - EWR

$280 - $829

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The cheapest way to get from Rocky Mount to New Jersey is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rocky Mount to New Jersey is to train and fly which costs $100 - $430 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rocky Mount to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Rocky Mount, Nc and arriving at Newark, Nj via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station station and arriving at Newark Penn Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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The distance between Rocky Mount and New Jersey is 342 miles. The road distance is 453.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Rocky Mount to New Jersey without a car is to train which takes 7 h 29 min and costs $160 - $450.

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It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Rocky Mount to New Jersey, including transfers.

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

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Rocky Mount to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Rocky Mount Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Rocky Mount to New Jersey is to train which takes 7 h 29 min and costs $160 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $140 and takes 10 h.

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Map of how to get from Rocky Mount to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 342.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from Rocky Mount to Newark via Washington Union Station in around 7 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rocky Mount to Newark via Richmond, Va in around 10 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Richmond to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Richmond to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Norfolk to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Norfolk to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 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 47 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 Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $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 Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $420
Train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Raleigh Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
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 Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Rocky Mount Amtrak Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
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 Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
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 Rocky Mount, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Richmond, Va to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from Battleboro, NC - Red Carpet Inn to New York, NY - 127 E. Broadway
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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

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Rocky Mount to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rocky Mount to New Jersey is 454 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to drive from Rocky Mount to New Jersey.

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

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