There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to Kingston by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$161 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Kingston Phk 0711/Adt 0121 / ...

$44 - $84

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Market St & 6th St to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$94 - $151

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Kingston 181.2 miles

$17 - $26

Fly to Albany, line 214 bus, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB
  2. Take the line 214 bus from State St & Eagle St to East St & Herrick St
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak

$260 - $561

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak

$215 - $599

Fly to Newburgh, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Newburgh (SWF) PHL - SWF
  2. Take the train from Beacon to Poughkeepsie
  3. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak

$269 - $1,232

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Kingston is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Kingston is to drive which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $17 - $26.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Kingston is 240 km. The road distance is 290 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Philadelphia to Kingston, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Kingston via New York Penn Station and Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Kingston via New York, Ny, New York, NY - Port Authority, and Kingston in around 5 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Newburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Rhinecliff
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$28 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$40 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$70 - $110
Train from Poughkeepsie to Rhinecliff
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $27
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$29 - $40
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Beacon to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Eagle St to East St & Herrick St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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