• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Newark to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, drive  •  8h 11m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) EWR - GTR
  2. Drive from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Philadelphia

$245 - $1,130

Cheapest option

Fly Newark to Jackson/Vicksburg, drive  •  8h 14m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) EWR - JAN
  2. Drive from Jackson/Vicksburg to Philadelphia

$194 - $829

5 alternative options

Fly Newark to Memphis, bus, drive  •  10h 1m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Memphis (MEM) EWR - MEM
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Durant, Ms
  3. Drive from Durant, Ms to Philadelphia

$234 - $580

Fly New York La Guardia to Memphis, bus, drive  •  10h 14m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Memphis (MEM) LGA - MEM
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Durant, Ms
  3. Drive from Durant, Ms to Philadelphia

$222 - $533

Train, taxi  •  26h 39m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Meridian Union Station Crescent
  2. Take a taxi from Meridian Union Station to Philadelphia

$264 - $584

Bus, taxi  •  28h 41m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Meridian, Ms
  3. Take a taxi from Meridian, Ms to Philadelphia

$231 - $313

Drive  •  19h 35m

  1. Drive from New York to Philadelphia 1152.8 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19h 35m.

More details

The quickest way to get from New York to Philadelphia is to fly and drive which costs $240 - $1,200 and takes 8h 11m.

More details

The distance between New York and Philadelphia is 1005 miles. The road distance is 1152.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New York to Philadelphia without a car is to train and taxi which takes 26h 39m and costs $260 - $600.

More details

It takes approximately 8h 11m to get from New York to Philadelphia, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 42m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Philadelphia is 1h behind New York. It is currently 11:01 AM in New York and 10:01 AM in Philadelphia.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Philadelphia is 1153 miles. It takes approximately 19h 35m to drive from New York to Philadelphia.

Get driving directions

United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport.

Search flights

There are three+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from New York to Philadelphia.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1005.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 11m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Philadelphia, MS, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York to Philadelphia. However, you can take the bus to Terminal C, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, then take the drive to Philadelphia. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Terminal C, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Jackson/Vicksburg, then take the drive to Philadelphia.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Jackson/Vicksburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Jackson/Vicksburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Newark to Jackson/Vicksburg via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Jackson/Vicksburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Jackson/Vicksburg via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Meridian Union Station
Ave. Duration
25h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
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 Memphis, Tn to Durant, Ms
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $130
Flexible
$130 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Meridian, Ms
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $85
Other operators
Taxi from Meridian Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Meridian Cab
Phone
+1 601-693-6339

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

More details