There are 5 ways to get from Norristown to New Jersey by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Norristown - Elm Street to 30th Street Station Manayunk/Norristown Line
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$77 - $208

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Line 1679 bus, bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 1679 bus from Norristown King Prussia, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 1679 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Newark, Nj 1612 / ...

$23 - $53

3 alternative options

Train via Trenton Transit Center  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Temple University to Trenton Trenton Line
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Airport Railroad Station Northeast Corridor

$38 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Norristown to Newark 92.6 miles

$9 - $14

Train, fly, subway  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Norristown - Elm Street to Suburban Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 14 St
  4. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$142 - $478

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Norristown to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Norristown King Prussia, Pa and arriving at Newark, Nj via Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Norristown to New Jersey station. However, there are services departing from Norristown - Elm Street and arriving at Newark Penn Station via Philadelphia 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Norristown and New Jersey is 50 miles. The road distance is 92.6 miles.

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Norristown to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Norristown to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Norristown King Prussia, Pa station.

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

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The best way to get from Norristown to New Jersey is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 1679 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Norristown to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Map of how to get from Norristown to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 49.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Norristown, PA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

You can take a train from Norristown to Newark via 30th Street Station and Philadelphia 30th Street Station in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norristown to Newark via Philadelphia, Pa in around 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
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 Temple University to Trenton
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
septa.org
Train from Norristown - Elm Street to Suburban Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 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 Trenton Transit Center to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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 Norristown King Prussia, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $19
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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Norristown to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norristown to New Jersey is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Norristown to New Jersey.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Book your Norristown to New Jersey bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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