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Conveniently located on the Passaic River, at the mouth of Newark Bay, the city of Newark is a bustling metropolitan area with much to offer visitors. One of the oldest cities in the country, it boasts a thriving arts and cultural community, the state's only professional sports team, a burgeoning culinary and craft beer scene and virtually endless shopping opportunities. Make no mistake, though—it's a big city. You don't want to get behind the wheel of a car here. Make your trip to Newark easy with a charter bus rental from US Coachways.
There are many reasons why US Coachways has been the first choice in charter bus rentals for more than 35 years:
At US Coachways, we have been leaders in the charter bus industry for more than 35 years, providing comprehensive ground transportation solutions, with unmatched expertise in short notice and complex logistical trips. We emphasize safety and reliability, booking more than 25,000 charter bus excursions every year. To get a free estimate on the cost of a trip to Newark, go to our convenient online Cost Calculator. For answers to any questions about charter bus rentals, or to learn more about our services, call 1-855-287-2427 to speak with an experienced luxury travel agent or go to our website for live chat.
The Newark Museum, the state's largest, houses an art gallery, a planetarium and the Victoria Hall of Science. The art gallery boasts collections from Asia, Africa and the Americas, as well as one of the premier exhibits of Tibetan art in the world. The Hall of Science has some 70,000 specimens in its natural science collection. Other popular art museums include the Gallery Aferro, the City Without Walls (cWOW) Gallery, and the Aljira, a center for contemporary works of art.
The New Jersey Historical Society, built in 1926, has artifacts from throughout the Garden State's past, from a silver tankard from colonial New Jersey to the diaries of some of the state's WWII veterans to exhibits on the city's role in the Negro baseball leagues. You'll find furniture, tools, costumes, maps and other historical documents in the NJHS collections. Just 10 miles west of the city, in West Orange, you can visit the Thomas Edison National Historic Park, home to his laboratory and residence.
Newark is also the home to four works of public sculpture by Gutzon Borglum, the American artist who created Mt. Rushmore. There's the statue of Abraham Lincoln seated on a bench in front of the Essex County Courthouse. The Wars of America monument, in Military Park, has 42 humans and two horses in a colossal sculpture that commemorates fallen Americans in WWI.
Before Prohibition, Newark was known as "Beer City, USA," and it's making a comeback. In addition to a number of craft breweries, such as Newark Local Beer, the New Jersey Brewing Company, Climax Brewing and Two Ton Brewing, there are many small alehouses that produce their own malt beverages.
Bring your appetite, too. Hobby's Delicatessen, founded in 1962, is renowned as one of the best old-fashioned Jewish delis in the nation. Newark is also legendary for it Portuguese (nearly 50) and Spanish (almost 40) eateries, but you'll find classic Italian, world-class pizza and a host of other ethnic offerings, including Ecuadorean, Armenian, Basque, Puerto Rican, Scandinavian, Peruvian and Moroccan, among others.
For some retail therapy, visit the Ironbound District in downtown Newark, where you'll find goods from around the world, including Spain, Brazil and Portugal. South Broad Street, also downtown, has eclectic shops offering unique foods, fashions and other merchandise. For world-famous brands or the mall experience, it's just a short drive to the Mall at Short Hills or The Mills at Jersey Gardens.
You'll love the many features of a charter bus—flexibility, comfort, reliability, safety, affordability and convenience you won't find with any other type of travel. They make a charter coach the ideal choice for any type of travel:
When you book a charter bus with US Coachways, we'll listen carefully to learn the details of your event—how many people you expect to come, how long you'll be on the road, what you'll need to bring or want to take home, and other special needs or concerns of your attendees. Then we'll work with our vast network of charter bus service providers nationwide to secure the coach that best meets your needs.
If you're going to Newark with a small-to-medium-sized group, the mini-bus is perfect, with a number of options that seat anywhere from 24 to 35 comfortably. For larger groups, the full-sized coach is optimal, with accommodations for up to 57 and an on-board bathroom. Multiple bus rentals are always an option and we can usually get an ADA-compliant coach.
With the exception of some school buses, all charter buses come equipped with plush, high-back bucket seats, as well as climate control, a great sound system and ample storage space. Additional amenities, such as Wifi, charging stations for your devices, a public address system, DVD players and monitors, leather seats and hardwood floors, may be available for an extra charge. Check with your booking agent.
At US Coachways, we work hard to ensure that our customers experience the gold standard in charter busing on every trip we book. Our "Customer Bill of Rights" ensures that we'll do more than just correct any issue—we'll go the extra mile to ensure your satisfaction:
At US Coachways, we are the leading provider of charter bus rentals in the United States. For more than 35 years, we've brought people and events together, specializing in short-notice bookings and transportation requiring complicated logistics. We place a premium on safety and dependability, booking more than 25,000 trips every year with our intuitive, high speed reservation system. Over the last three decades, we've cultivated and nurtured a vast network of top-tier charter bus and minibus ground transportation service providers nationwide, so that our customers have a wide array of vehicle options in cities across the nation. To get a free estimate of the cost of a charter bus outing to Newark, visit our user-friendly online Cost calculator. To learn more, go to our website for live chat or call 1-855-287-2427 to speak with a dedicated luxury travel consultant.