There are 5 ways to get from Emerson to Philadelphia by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Emerson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Pascack Valley Line
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station Acela / ...

$33 - $95

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Line 165 bus, bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the line 165 bus from Kinderkamack Rd At Lozier Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 165
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$18 - $30

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Line 165 bus, bus via Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the line 165 bus from Kinderkamack Rd At Lozier Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal 165
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA Peter Pan

$23 - $35

Drive  •  1h 55m

  1. Drive from Emerson to Philadelphia 106.2 miles

$10 - $15

Train, subway, fly  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Emerson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  4. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$138 - $482

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The cheapest way to get from Emerson to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Emerson to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Emerson to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Kinderkamack Rd At Lozier Ave and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Emerson to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Emerson and arriving at 30th Street Train Station via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Emerson and Philadelphia is 93 miles. The road distance is 106.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Emerson to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs $30 - $100.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from Emerson to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Emerson to Philadelphia bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Kinderkamack Rd At Lozier Ave station.

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Emerson to Philadelphia train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Emerson station.

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The best way to get from Emerson to Philadelphia is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs $30 - $100. Alternatively, you can line 165 bus and bus, which costs $18 - $30 and takes 4h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Emerson to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 93.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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

You can take a train from Emerson to Philadelphia via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Newark Penn Station in around 2h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Emerson to Philadelphia via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 4h 5m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Emerson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Newark Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Kinderkamack Rd At Lozier Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 4m.

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

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Emerson to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at 30th Street Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Emerson to Philadelphia is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1h 55m to drive from Emerson to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 640+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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