There are 5 ways to get from New York to Bensalem by train, bus or car

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Train, line 20 bus  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Medford Rd & Lester Rd 20

$37 - $92

Cheapest option

Train, line 127 bus, line 129 bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
  2. Take the line 127 bus from Trenton Transit Center to Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney 127
  3. Take the line 129 bus from Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney to Knights Rd & Street Rd 128 / ...

$18 - $22

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Bus, line 50 bus  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Knights Rd & McKinley Av - FS 20 / ...

$20 - $23

Bus, line 5 bus, line 50 bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St Ny
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Front St & Market St Loop to Frankford Transportation Center - Rt 5 5 / ...
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Knights Rd & McKinley Av - FS 20 / ...

$20 - $34

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from New York to Bensalem 80.1 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Bensalem is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Bensalem is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Bensalem. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at Knights Rd & McKinley Av - FS via Market St & 6th St, Front St & Market St Loop and Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 57m.

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The distance between New York and Bensalem is 67 miles. The road distance is 80.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Bensalem without a car is to train and line 20 bus which takes 2h 29m and costs $35 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from New York to Bensalem, including transfers.

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New York to Bensalem bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from New York station.

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New York to Bensalem bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Knights Rd & McKinley Av - FS station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Bensalem is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from New York to Bensalem.

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  • Distance: 66.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Bensalem, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from New York to Bensalem via Philadelphia, 11th St Station - MFL, Frankford Transportation Center - MFL, and Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 in around 3h 33m.

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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Contact Details
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Medford Rd & Lester Rd
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Knights Rd & McKinley Av - FS
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Front St & Market St Loop to Frankford Transportation Center - Rt 5
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Trenton Transit Center to Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney to Knights Rd & Street Rd
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Book at
gotobus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Book at
megabus.com

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