There are 6 ways to get from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) by plane, train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Fly from Islip  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Philadelphia (PHL) ISP - PHL

$212 - $1,202

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia PA

$32 - $51

4 alternative options

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Woodside
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$133 - $473

Train  •  4 h 10 min

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

$95 - $235

Bus, line 3507 bus, line 37 bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Williams Boulevard to Expressway Drive North S57
  2. Take the bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl 495
  3. Take the line 3507 bus from Queens Vil, Ny to New York, Ny
  4. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
  5. Take the line 37 bus from Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS to Philadelphia Airport Terminal B 37

$50 - $94

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 162.8 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to fly which costs $210 - $1,200 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL). However, there are services departing from Williams Boulevard and arriving at Philadelphia Airport Terminal B via Lake Ronkonkoma, Queens Vil, Ny, New York, Ny, Philadelphia, Pa and Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 48 min.

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The distance between Long Island and Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is 133 miles. The road distance is 162.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $90 - $240.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL), including transfers.

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Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) bus services, operated by Suffolk County Transit, depart from Williams Boulevard station.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to fly which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $210 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $240 and takes 4 h 10 min, you could also bus and line 3507 bus and line 37 bus, which costs $45 - $95 and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Islip Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Philadelphia Airport Terminal B station.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Philadelphia Airport (PHL).
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  • Distance: 132.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA?

American Airlines flies from Holbrook to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Centereach to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, and 30th Street Station in around 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Islip to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Williams Boulevard to Expressway Drive North
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Queens Vil, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
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
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS to Philadelphia Airport Terminal B
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org

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