There are 4 ways to get from Norristown to Edison by train or car

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Train via North Philadelphia Amtrak  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Norristown - Elm Street to North Broad
  2. Take the train from North Philadelphia Amtrak to Trenton
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station

$19 - $28

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Norristown - Elm Street to 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station

$35 - $59

Train #2  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Norristown - Elm Street to Temple University
  2. Take the train from Temple University to Trenton
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station

$19 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Norristown to Edison 72.5 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Norristown to Edison station. However, there are services departing from Norristown - Elm Street and arriving at Edison Station via North Philadelphia Amtrak and Trenton Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Norristown and Edison is 56 miles. The road distance is 72.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Norristown to Edison without a car is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Norristown to Edison, including transfers.

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Norristown to Edison train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Norristown - Elm Street station.

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Norristown to Edison train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Edison Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norristown to Edison is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Norristown to Edison.

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There are 119+ hotels available in Edison. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Norristown to Edison.
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  • Distance: 56.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Norristown, PA, USA and Edison, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Norristown to Edison via North Broad, North Philadelphia Amtrak, Trenton, and Trenton Transit Center in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Norristown - Elm Street to North Broad
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Train from North Philadelphia Amtrak to Trenton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Train from Norristown - Elm Street to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Train from Norristown - Elm Street to Temple University
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Train from Temple University to Trenton
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
septa.org
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190

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