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There are 7 ways to get from New Haven to Philadelphia by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$100 - $280

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Bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 2021 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal 3213

$25 - $67

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia

$40 - $57

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from New Haven to Philadelphia 175.3 miles

$17 - $25

Fly from New Haven  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from New Haven (HVN) to Philadelphia (PHL) HVN - PHL

$84 - $430

Train to Hartford, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven State Street Station to Hartford Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Philadelphia (PHL) BDL - PHL

$191 - $522

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 57 min

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

$204 - $658

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The cheapest way to get from New Haven to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Haven to Philadelphia is to train which costs $100 - $280 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Haven to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from New Haven, Ct and arriving at Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Haven Union Station station and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between New Haven and Philadelphia is 151 miles. The road distance is 175.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs $100 - $280.

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The train from New Haven Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station takes 2 h 54 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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New Haven to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Haven, Ct station.

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New Haven to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Philadelphia is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs $100 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $70 and takes 4 h 14 min, you could also fly, which costs $80 - $430 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from New Haven to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 150.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between New Haven, CT, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New Haven to Philadelphia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $280 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Haven to Philadelphia via New York, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 4 h 14 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Haven to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Hartford to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$190 - $280
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven State Street Station to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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.

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 New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New Haven to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Book at
gotobus.com

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The quickest flight from New Haven Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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

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New Haven to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Philadelphia is 175 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from New Haven to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from New Haven Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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The best way to get from New Haven to New Haven Airport is to line 206 bus which takes 22 min and costs $1 - $4.

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