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

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$67 - $187

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Market St At 8Th St 409

$11 - $24

2 alternative options

Train SEPTA  •  1 h 35 min

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

$13 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Edison to Philadelphia 66.3 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Edison station to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Edison Station and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station via Metropark - Iselin Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Edison and Philadelphia is 56 miles. The road distance is 66.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edison to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Edison to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Edison to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak station.

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Edison to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edison to Philadelphia is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Edison to Philadelphia.

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

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  • Distance: 56 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Edison to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 42 min.

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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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators

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