There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) by train, bus, car, plane or towncar

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Train  •  2h 19m

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

$37 - $95

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Bus via Philadelphia Megabus Stop  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the bus from 11 Ave & W 36 NY to Philadelphia Megabus Stop Ny

$18 - $24

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Bus  •  2h 46m

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

$24 - $30

Drive  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 109.2 miles

$10 - $16

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  2h 34m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$115 - $320

Fly from New York JFK  •  3h

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

$122 - $434

Bus to Newburgh, fly  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Stewart International Airport
  2. Fly from Newburgh (SWF) to Philadelphia (PHL) SWF - PHL

$119 - $575

Towncar  •  1h 54m

  1. Take a town car from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport 109.2 miles

$340 - $470

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL). However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Airport Terminal A via New York Penn Station and 30th Street Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is 93 miles. The road distance is 109.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) without a car is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs $35 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL), including transfers.

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Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs $35 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2h 46m, you could also fly, which costs $110 - $320 and takes 2h 34m.

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

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1h 8m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 2h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Newburgh to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
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.

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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
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 11 Ave & W 36 NY to Philadelphia Megabus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
boltbus.com
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (845) 782-3528
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Stewart International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
coachusa.com
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coachusa.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$340 - $470
Private
$340 - $470

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Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at 30th Street Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is 109 miles. It takes approximately 1h 54m to drive from Manhattan to Philadelphia Airport (PHL).

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American Airlines offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 667+ hotels available in Philadelphia Airport (PHL). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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