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

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Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$77 - $218

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal 164 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$18 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal 164 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mt. Laurel, NJ

$29 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia 108.9 miles

$10 - $16

Line 752 bus, train, subway, fly, line 36 tram  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 752 bus from Franklin Ave At Bowers Ln to Wilsey Square At West Ridgewood Ave
  2. Take the train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
  4. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  5. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL
  6. Take the line 36 tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 15th St Trolley Station

$140 - $488

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The cheapest way to get from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Franklin Lakes and Philadelphia is 90 miles. The road distance is 108.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Franklin Ave At Bowers Ln and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Van Neste Square and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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There are 358+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Central Ave At Greenwood Ave station.

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Map of how to get from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 89.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia via Wilsey Square At West Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, Newark Penn Station, and Newark Penn Station Amtrak in around 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Franklin Lakes to Philadelphia via Van Neste Square, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 3 h 41 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 15th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
septa.org
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Franklin Ave At Bowers Ln to Wilsey Square At West Ridgewood Ave
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Greyhound USA
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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
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mt. Laurel, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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