There are 4 ways to get from Metuchen to Philadelphia by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$67 - $186

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Metuchen to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Market St At 8Th St 409

$12 - $25

2 alternative options

Train Amtrak  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Metuchen to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$29 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Metuchen to Philadelphia 68.9 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Metuchen to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Metuchen to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Metuchen and Philadelphia is 59 miles. The road distance is 68.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Metuchen to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Metuchen to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Metuchen and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak via Metropark - Iselin Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Metuchen to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Metuchen to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators

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