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There are 6 ways to get from Ambler to Trenton by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train via 30th Street Train Station  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the train from Ambler to 30th Street Train Station Lansdale/Doylestown Line
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Trenton Carolinian / ...

Cheapest option

Line 95 bus, line 124 bus, train  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the line 95 bus from Butler Av & Ridge Av to Gulph Mills Station 95
  2. Take the line 124 bus from Gulph Mills Station - on street to 30th St & Market St - MBNS 124 / ...
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia to Trenton

4 alternative options

Train  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the train from Ambler to Suburban Station Lansdale/Doylestown Line
  2. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton Trenton Line

Train, tram  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from Ambler to Jefferson Station Lansdale/Doylestown Line
  2. Take the tram from Walter Rand Transportation Ctr to TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station Riverline station

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambler to Trenton 31.8 miles

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Ambler to Trenton 31.8 miles

Ambler to Trenton by train

The train journey time between Ambler and Trenton is around 1h 26m and covers a distance of around 51 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 12 min. Services are operated by SEPTA, Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and others. Typically 66 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

66 Weekly Trains
1h 26m Average Duration
$2 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Ambler to Trenton is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ambler to Trenton is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ambler to Trenton. However, there are services departing from Ambler and arriving at Trenton via Philadelphia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 26m.

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The distance between Ambler and Trenton is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ambler to Trenton without a car is to train via 30th Street Train Station which takes 1h 26m and costs $1 - $95.

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It takes approximately 1h 26m to get from Ambler to Trenton, including transfers.

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Ambler to Trenton train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Ambler station.

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Ambler to Trenton train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Trenton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambler to Trenton is 32 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Ambler to Trenton.

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  • Distance: 25.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 26m

What companies run services between Ambler, PA, USA and Trenton, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Ambler to Trenton via 30th Street Train Station and Philadelphia in around 1h 26m.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Ambler to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1 - $2
Train from Ambler to Suburban Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1
Train from Suburban Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1 - $2
Train from Ambler to Jefferson Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Trenton
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
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
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Trenton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Amtrak Acela

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Trenton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $85
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$15 - $45
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $75
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $85
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $85
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $170
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Tram from Walter Rand Transportation Ctr to TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Children 5-11, seniors, military/disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $3
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Butler Av & Ridge Av to Gulph Mills Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Website
septa.org
Seniors - 65 and over
$0
Bus from Gulph Mills Station - on street to 30th St & Market St - MBNS
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Website
septa.org
Seniors - 65 and over
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Ambler to Trenton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com

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