There are 4 ways to get from East Orange to Philadelphia by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 15 min

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

$72 - $202

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Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa 1683 / ...

$14 - $37

2 alternative options

Train via Trenton Transit Center  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Trenton to Suburban Station Trenton Line

$33 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from East Orange to Philadelphia 89.5 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from East Orange to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Ml King Jr Blvd At South Grove St and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Newark, Nj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between East Orange and Philadelphia is 76 miles. The road distance is 89.5 miles.

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The best way to get from East Orange to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from East Orange to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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East Orange to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The best way to get from East Orange to Philadelphia is to train which takes 1 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 48 min.

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East Orange to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Orange to Philadelphia is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from East Orange to Philadelphia.

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There are 374+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Orange to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 76.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between East Orange, NJ, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from East Orange to Philadelphia every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from East Orange to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 5 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 Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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 Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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