There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 43 min

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

$78 - $213

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h

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

$11 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus HGT Bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from New York - 133 E. Broadway to Philadelphia

$13

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Philadelphia 98.7 miles

$9 - $14

Subway, fly  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$132 - $467

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs $75 - $220.

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The distance between Manhattan and Philadelphia is 137 km. The road distance is 158 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Manhattan to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to Philadelphia every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h. Two other operators also service this route.

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
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
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from New York - 133 E. Broadway to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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