There are 3 ways to get from Worcester to New Bedford by bus, train or car
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Bus • 2h 45m
$27 - $39
Train, bus • 3h 45m
$20 - $30
1 alternative option
Drive • 1h 16m
$6 - $10
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The most affordable way to get from Worcester to New Bedford is to drive, which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 16m.
The quickest way to get from Worcester to New Bedford is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 16m.
No, there is no direct bus from Worcester station to New Bedford. However, there are services departing from Union Station, Worcester, MA and arriving at SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA via Peter Pan Bus Terminal, Providence, RI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 45m.
The distance between Worcester and New Bedford is 63 miles. The road distance is 70.5 miles.
The best way to get from Worcester to New Bedford without a car is to bus which takes 2h 45m and costs $27 - $40.
It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Worcester to New Bedford, including transfers.
Worcester to New Bedford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Union Station, Worcester, MA.
Worcester to New Bedford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA station.
Yes, the driving distance between Worcester to New Bedford is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Worcester to New Bedford.
There are 24+ hotels available in New Bedford. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Worcester, MA, USA and New Bedford, MA, USA?
You can take a bus from Worcester to New Bedford via Peter Pan Bus Terminal, Providence, RI in around 2h 45m.
Bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Peter Pan Bus Terminal, Providence, RI
- Ave. Duration
- 55 min
- 3 times a week
- Estimated price
- $14 - $20
Bus from Peter Pan Bus Terminal, Providence, RI to SRTA Terminal, New Bedford, MA
- Ave. Duration
- 50 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $13 - $19
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