There are 3 ways to get from Central Islip to Pennsylvania by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station Acela / ...

$43 - $107

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Train, bus  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St Ny

$22 - $40

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Drive  •  2h 35m

  1. Drive from Central Islip to Philadelphia 144.9 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Central Islip to Pennsylvania is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Central Islip to Pennsylvania is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Central Islip to Pennsylvania station. However, there are services departing from Central Islip and arriving at 15th St Trolley Station via New York Penn Station and 30th St Trolley Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Central Islip and Pennsylvania is 238 miles. The road distance is 144.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Central Islip to Pennsylvania without a car is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 2h 46m to get from Central Islip to Pennsylvania, including transfers.

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Central Islip to Pennsylvania train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Central Islip station.

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Central Islip to Pennsylvania train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at 30th Street Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Central Islip to Pennsylvania is 145 miles. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from Central Islip to Pennsylvania.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Pennsylvania. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 238.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 46m

What companies run services between Central Islip, NY, USA and Pennsylvania, USA?

You can take a train from Central Islip to Philadelphia via Penn Station, New York Penn Station, 30th Street Train Station, and 30th St Trolley Station in around 2h 46m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
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 New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
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megabus.com

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