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Train  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Newark Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Harriman Port Jervis Line

$42 - $164

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Train via Trenton  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Harriman

$21 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington, PA to New York, NY OurBus
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Central Valley PK. & Ride Lot

$42 - $66

Bus, train  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Doylestown to New York Westbound via Frenchtown / ...
  2. Take the train from Hoboken to Harriman Port Jervis Line

$46 - $80

Drive  •  2h 19m

  1. Drive from Ambler to Harriman 117.6 miles

$11 - $17

Ambler to Harriman by train and subway

The journey time between Ambler and Harriman is around 4h 28m and covers a distance of around 145 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 41m. Services are operated by SEPTA, Amtrak, Amtrak Acela Express and others. Typically 69 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 28m
Fastest journey time:
3h 41m
Journey distance:
145 miles
Services per week:
69
Cheapest price:
$42
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:53
Last service departs at:
22:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ambler to Harriman train and subway schedules

Ambler → Harriman
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harriman is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harriman is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Harriman is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Ambler to Harriman is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 19m.

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The fastest way to get from Ambler to Harriman is to drive. Taking this option will cost $11 - $17 and takes 2h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ambler to Harriman. However, there are services departing from Ambler and arriving at Harriman via 11th St Station - MFL, Philadelphia, Newark Penn Station and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.

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The distance between Ambler and Harriman is 98 miles. The road distance is 117.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ambler to Harriman without a car is to train which takes 4h 16m and costs $40 - $170.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Ambler to Harriman, including transfers.

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Ambler to Harriman train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Philadelphia station.

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The best way to get from Ambler to Harriman is to train which takes 4h 16m and costs $40 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $70 and takes 5h 11m.

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Ambler to Harriman train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Harriman station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambler to Harriman is 118 miles. It takes approximately 2h 19m to drive from Ambler to Harriman.

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Map of how to get from Ambler to Harriman.
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  • Distance: 98.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 16m

What companies run services between Ambler, PA, USA and Harriman, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Ambler to Harriman via Jefferson Station, 11th St Station - MFL, 30th St Station - MFL, Philadelphia, Newark, Newark Penn Station, and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 4h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ambler to Harriman via Pennsylvania Av & Summit Av, Fort Washington, PA, New York, NY, 23 St, Times Sq-42 St, and New York, Ny in around 5h 11m.

Train operators
Amtrak

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 Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $130
First Class
$100 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional

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 Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Harriman
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$4 - $7
Adult
$9 - $14
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$5 - $8
Adult
$12 - $16
Train from Hoboken to Harriman
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$4 - $7
Adult
$10 - $14
SEPTA
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Fort Washington, PA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (845) 782-3528
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Central Valley PK. & Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
coachusa.com
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Doylestown to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com

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