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There are 4 ways to get from Newark to Bensalem by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Neshaminy West Trenton Line

$80 - $202

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Bus, line 1 bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia, JFK Blvd At 30th St Boston
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Wissahickon Transportation Center - onsite to Parx Casino 1

$16 - $23

2 alternative options

Train, line 127 bus, line 129 bus  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the line 127 bus from Trenton Transit Center to Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney 127
  3. Take the line 129 bus from Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney to Knights Rd & Street Rd 128 / ...

$16 - $52

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Newark to Bensalem 71 miles

$7 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Bensalem is to drive which costs $7 - $10 and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Bensalem is to drive which costs $7 - $10 and takes 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark station to Bensalem. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Parx Casino via Schuylkill Av & JFK Blvd and Wissahickon Transportation Center - onsite. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark station to Bensalem. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Neshaminy via 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Newark and Bensalem is 60 miles. The road distance is 71 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Bensalem without a car is to train which takes 2h 13m and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from Newark to Bensalem, including transfers.

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Newark to Bensalem bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Newark to Bensalem train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark to Bensalem is to train which takes 2h 13m and costs $80 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus and line 1 bus, which costs $15 - $23 and takes 4h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Bensalem.
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  • Distance: 60.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Bensalem, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Newark to Bensalem via Philadelphia 30th Street Station and 30th Street Station in around 2h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Bensalem via Philadelphia, JFK Blvd At 30th St, Schuylkill Av & JFK Blvd, and Wissahickon Transportation Center - onsite in around 4h 7m.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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 Newark Penn Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Trenton Transit Center to Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Oxford Valley Mall & J C Penney to Knights Rd & Street Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Wissahickon Transportation Center - onsite to Parx Casino
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia, JFK Blvd At 30th St
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
boltbus.com

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Newark to Bensalem bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Parx Casino station.

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Newark to Bensalem train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Neshaminy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Bensalem is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Newark to Bensalem.

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There are 358+ hotels available in Bensalem. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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