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There are 6 ways to get from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia by train, bus, subway, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 46 min

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

$79 - $216

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Subway, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal E
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal

$14 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St

$15 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia 109 miles

$10 - $16

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$132 - $467

Fly from New York JFK  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Philadelphia (PHL) JFK - PHL

$130 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia is to train which costs $75 - $220 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Jamaica and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Jamaica (Station) and Philadelphia is 89 miles. The road distance is 109 miles.

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The best way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $75 - $220.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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The best way to get from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $75 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $15 - $35 and takes 2 h 49 min, you could also fly, which costs $130 - $440 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 88.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Jamaica (Station), NY, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia via Penn Station and New York Penn Station in around 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 35 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
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Jamaica (Station) to Philadelphia is 109 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Jamaica (Station) 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 412+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Jamaica (Station) to New York JFK Airport is to AirTrain which takes 10 min and costs $3.

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