There are 5 ways to get from Long Branch to Philadelphia by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Long Branch to Newark Penn Station North Jersey Coast Line
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$78 - $213

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Bus NJ Transit  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Asbury Park Transportation Ctr to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St 317

$10 - $39

3 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Branch, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Shore Points: To PABT
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal

$28 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Long Branch to Philadelphia 76.8 miles

$7 - $11

Train, fly  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Long Branch to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$142 - $482

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The cheapest way to get from Long Branch to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Branch to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Branch to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Long Branch, NJ and arriving at Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Long Branch to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Long Branch and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Long Branch and Philadelphia is 67 miles. The road distance is 76.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Branch to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $75 - $220.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Long Branch to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Long Branch to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Academy Bus, depart from Long Branch, NJ station.

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

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The best way to get from Long Branch to Philadelphia is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $75 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $45 and takes 3 h 50 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 7 min.

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Long Branch to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Long Branch to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 66.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Long Branch to Philadelphia via Newark Penn Station in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Long Branch to Philadelphia via New York, NY - Port Authority and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 3 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Long Branch to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Long Branch to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Long Branch, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
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
NJ Transit

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