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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$76 - $196

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

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

$14 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Philadelphia 85.7 miles

$8 - $13

Fly  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) EWR - AVP

$340 - $557

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Pennsylvania, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Philadelphia every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 54 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newark and Pennsylvania is 300 km. The road distance is 137 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Pennsylvania is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Newark to Pennsylvania is to train which takes 1 h and costs $75 - $200.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 1 h to get from Newark to Pennsylvania, including transfers.