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Duration 6h 33m
Distance 296.8 miles
Average price $67
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Philadelphia and Newton Highlands takes 6h 33m and the fastest train takes 5h 37m. There is a train service every few hours from Philadelphia to Newton Highlands. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. 30th Street Train Station
  2. Newton Highlands
5h 55m
$49 - $159

Philadelphia to Newton Highlands train times

Trains run hourly between Philadelphia and Newton Highlands. The earliest departure is at 06:46 in the morning, and the last departure from Philadelphia is at 23:44 which arrives into Newton Highlands at 08:29. All services require a transfer at Boston Back Bay Station and take an average of 6h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Newton Highlands. However, there are services departing from 30th Street Train Station and arriving at Newton Highlands via Copley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Newton Highlands is 265 miles. The road distance is 296.8 miles.

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Philadelphia to Newton Highlands train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from 30th Street Train Station.

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Philadelphia to Newton Highlands train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston Back Bay Station.

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There are 2088+ hotels available in Newton Highlands. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia and Newton Highlands?

Amtrak operates a train from 30th Street Train Station to Boston Back Bay Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 5h 15m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65

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 30th Street Train Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Premium
$220 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$85 - $120
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$75 - $160
Business Class Seat
$120 - $220

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