There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to 30th Street Station by train, bus, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 34 min

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

$75 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from 11 Ave & W 36 NY to Philadelphia, PA Ny / ...

$13 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$23 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to 30th Street Station 98.8 miles

$9 - $14

Line 7 subway, fly  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 74 St - Broadway
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$132 - $467

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to 30th Street Station is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to 30th Street Station is to train which costs $75 - $210 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and 30th Street Station is 84 miles. The road distance is 98.8 miles.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and 30th Street Station, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to 30th Street Station hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to 30th Street Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 11 Ave & W 36 NY to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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