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There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania by plane, train, bus, subway, car, towncar or shuttle

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Fly  •  2h 1m

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

$131 - $431

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Shuttle  •  2h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York JFK Airport to University of Pennsylvania

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

AirTrain, train  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$84 - $221

Bus  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia PA

$20 - $36

Subway, bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the subway from Howard Beach - JFK Airport to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal A
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal Peter Pan / ...

$24 - $50

Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania 111.3 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  2h

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to University of Pennsylvania 111.3 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania is to shuttle which costs $16 - $75 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania station. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and University of Pennsylvania is 89 miles. The road distance is 111.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania without a car is to AirTrain and train which takes 2h 18m and costs $80 - $230.

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It takes approximately 2h 1m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania train services, operated by JFK Airtrain, depart from Terminal 4 station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania is to fly which takes 2h 1m and costs $130 - $440. Alternatively, you can AirTrain and train, which costs $80 - $230 and takes 2h 18m, you could also bus, which costs $20 - $40 and takes 3h 46m.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania.
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  • Distance: 89 miles
  • Duration: 2h 1m

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA?

American Airlines flies from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Philadelphia 30th Street Station in around 2h 18m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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 York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from New York JFK Airport to University of Pennsylvania
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to University of Pennsylvania
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania is 111 miles. It takes approximately 2h to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Pennsylvania.

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American Airlines offers flights from New York JFK Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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