There are 4 ways to get from New York to Pennsylvania by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

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

$83 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 11 min

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

$14 - $38

2 alternative options

Bus Focus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia

$20

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from New York to Philadelphia 94.8 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York 31st St. and arriving at Philadelphia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

More details

The distance between New York and Pennsylvania is 197 miles. The road distance is 94.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New York to Pennsylvania without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from New York to Pennsylvania, including transfers.

More details

New York to Pennsylvania bus services, operated by Focus, depart from New York 31st St. station.

More details

The best way to get from New York to Pennsylvania is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 50 min.

Mode details

New York to Pennsylvania bus services, operated by Focus, arrive at Philadelphia station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Pennsylvania is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from New York to Pennsylvania.

Get driving directions

There are 78+ hotels available in Pennsylvania. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from New York to Pennsylvania.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 196.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Philadelphia every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, Focus operates a bus from New York to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.