There are 4 ways to get from New York to Philadelphia by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$75 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$10 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from New York to Philadelphia 94.8 miles

$9 - $14

Subway, fly  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$132 - $467

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Philadelphia is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $75 - $210.

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The distance between New York and Philadelphia is 131 km. The road distance is 152 km.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Philadelphia every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h. Six other operators also service this route.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from New York - 133 E. Broadway to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 11 Ave & W 36 NY to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group

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