There are 4 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Northeast Regional / ...

$26 - $65

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Bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa 1683 / ...

$15 - $37

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia 83.9 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Philadelphia 83.9 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia is to train which costs $26 - $65 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Newark, Nj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Philadelphia is 73 miles. The road distance is 83.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $26 - $65.

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The train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station takes 1 h 6 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $26 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $14 - $40 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 73.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newark Airport to Philadelphia
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Philadelphia.

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