There are 4 ways to get from New Jersey to Villanova University by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. Paoli/Thorndale Line

$77 - $198

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Boston

$13 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus, line 124 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. 1683 / ...
  2. 124 / ...

$20 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. 94.6 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Villanova University, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Newark to Villanova University via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, 30th Street Station, and Villanova in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Newark to Villanova University once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia, JFK Blvd At 30th St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from 13th St & Market St - MBFS to Gulph Mills Station - onsite
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
septa.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Jersey and Villanova University is 80 km. The road distance is 151 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Villanova University is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Villanova University is to drive which takes 1 h 39 min and costs $9 - $14.

No, there is no direct train from New Jersey to Villanova University. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Villanova via 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from New Jersey to Villanova University, including transfers.