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Duration 2h 19m
Distance 104.5 miles
Average price $47
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Chinatown takes 2h 19m and the fastest train takes 1h 39m. There is a train service every few hours from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Chinatown. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Airport Terminal B
  2. 30th Street Train Station
  3. Chinatown
1h 49m
$34 - $92

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Chinatown train times

Trains run hourly between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Chinatown. The earliest departure is at 00:10 in the morning, and the last departure from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is at 22:10 which arrives into Chinatown at 01:25. All services require a transfer at 30th Street Station and take an average of 2h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Chinatown station. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal B and arriving at New York Penn Station via 30th Street Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Chinatown is 88 miles. The road distance is 104.5 miles.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Chinatown train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Airport Terminal B station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Chinatown train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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There are 7721+ hotels available in Chinatown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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