There are 8 ways to get from 30th Street Station to Times Square by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 15 min

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

$75 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to 11 Ave & W 36 NY Phil / ...

$10 - $21

6 alternative options

Bus Bieber Transportation Group  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from 30th St. Station to New York York

$23 - $35

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...

$18 - $38

Train NJ Transit  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Trenton Trenton Line
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor

$18 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from 30th Street Station to Times Square 97.6 miles

$9 - $14

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Bryant Pk

$132 - $467

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$136 - $448

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from 30th Street Station to Times Square is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from 30th Street Station to Times Square is to train which costs $75 - $210 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between 30th Street Station and Times Square is 84 miles. The road distance is 97.6 miles.

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia, PA and arriving at 11 Ave & W 36 NY. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak station and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between 30th Street Station, PA, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from 30th Street Station to Times Square hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from 30th Street Station to Times Square hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h. Megabus also services this route hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
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 New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to 11 Ave & W 36 NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
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

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