There are 6 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Swarthmore Media/Elwyn Line

$32 - $71

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Towncar  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Swarthmore College 99.4 miles

$16 - $180

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2 h 10 min

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

$77 - $210

Train NJ Transit  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Trenton to 30th Street Station Trenton Line

$34 - $44

Line 62 bus, bus, line 21 bus, line 109 bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 62 bus from Terminal B to Newark Penn Station 62
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal 21
  4. Take the line 109 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chester Rd & College Av 109

$21 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College 99.4 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at Chester Rd & College Av via Newark, Nj, Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS and 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College. However, there are services departing from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak and arriving at Swarthmore via 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Swarthmore College is 83 miles. The road distance is 99.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Terminal B station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College 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 Swarthmore College is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 62 bus and bus and line 21 bus and line 109 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 17 min.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Chester Rd & College Av station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Swarthmore station.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College.
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  • Distance: 82.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College via Philadelphia 30th Street Station, 30th Street Station, and Swarthmore in around 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College via Newark Penn Station, Newark, Nj, Philadelphia, Pa, Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS, 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal, and Chester Rd & College Av in around 4 h 17 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 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Station to Swarthmore
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Train from Trenton to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Walnut St & Broad St - MBNS to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
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
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newark Airport to Swarthmore College
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Swarthmore College.

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