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There are 6 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, line 109 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Newark to Philadelphia Acela / ...
  2. Take the line 109 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Providence Av & 15th St 109

$35 - $94

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Wallenberg Ave Across From Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St 409

$32 - $47

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Train  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Chester Wilmington/Newark Line

$32 - $84

Bus, line 21 bus, line 109 bus  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport to New York
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal 21
  4. Take the line 109 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Providence Av & 15th St 109

$41 - $61

Drive  •  1h 46m

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester 99.4 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  1h 46m

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester 99.4 miles

$350 - $480

Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester by bus, train, subway and walk

The journey time between Newark Airport (EWR) and Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester is around 2h 58m and covers a distance of around 105 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 26m. Operated by NJ Transit, Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and others, the Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester service departs from Terminal B and arrives in Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester. Typically 184 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 58m
Fastest journey time:
2h 26m
Journey distance:
105 miles
Services per week:
184
Cheapest price:
$35
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
02:31
Last service departs at:
21:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester bus, train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Newark Airport (EWR) → Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester
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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport and arriving at Providence Av & 15th St via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS and 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester. However, there are services departing from Newark Liberty International Airport and arriving at Chester via 30th Street Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester is 85 miles. The road distance is 99.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester without a car is to train and line 109 bus which takes 2h 42m and costs $35 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester bus services, operated by Trans-bridge Lines, depart from Newark Airport station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Newark Liberty International Airport station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester is to train which takes 2h 40m and costs $30 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus and line 21 bus and line 109 bus, which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 48m.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester.
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  • Distance: 85.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester via Philadelphia, 30th Street Train Station, and Chester in around 2h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester via New York, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA, Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS, 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal, 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal, and Providence Av & 15th St in around 4h 48m.

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 Newark to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
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 Newark to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Chester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
septa.org
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Providence Av & 15th St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Newark Airport to New York
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
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 to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Wallenberg Ave Across From Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $3
Adult
$3 - $6
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Newark Airport to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$350 - $480
Private
$350 - $480

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Providence Av & 15th St station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Chester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University, Chester.

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