There are 6 ways to get from New York to Swarthmore College by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Swarthmore Media/Elwyn Line

$84 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia, PA Nyc
  2. Take the train from Jefferson Station to Swarthmore Media/Elwyn Line

$18 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus, line 21 bus, line 109 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal 21
  3. Take the line 109 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chester Rd & College Av 109

$22 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from New York to Swarthmore College 110.3 miles

$10 - $16

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL
  3. Take the train from University City to Swarthmore

$138 - $475

Train to New York JFK, fly, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Philadelphia (PHL) JFK - PHL
  3. Take the train from University City to Swarthmore

$139 - $456

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Swarthmore College is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Swarthmore College is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between New York and Swarthmore College is 92 miles. The road distance is 110.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from New York to Swarthmore College, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Swarthmore College. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Chester Rd & College Av via Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS and 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Swarthmore College. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Swarthmore via 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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

You can take a train from New York to Swarthmore College via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, 30th Street Station, and Swarthmore in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Swarthmore College via Philadelphia, Pa, Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS, 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal, 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal, and Chester Rd & College Av in around 3 h 33 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Station to Swarthmore
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Train from Jefferson Station to Swarthmore
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Train from University City to Swarthmore
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Greyhound USA
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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
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chester Rd & College Av
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org

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