How to get from Parsippany to Philadelphia

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Recommended option

Line 79 bus, train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 79 bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Newark Penn Station 29 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$72 - $205

Cheapest option

Line 79 bus, bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 79 bus from US-46 at VAIL RD to Newark Penn Station 29 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa 1683 / ...

$16 - $40

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Mountain Lakes to Newark Broad St Montclair-Boonton Line
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$77 - $213

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Parsippany to Philadelphia 87.6 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Parsippany, NJ, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Parsippany to Philadelphia via Newark Broad St, BROAD STREET station, Penn Station Light Rail Arrival, and Newark Penn Station Amtrak in around 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Parsippany to Philadelphia via Newark Penn Station and Newark, Nj in around 3 h 17 min.

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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Mountain Lakes to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Parsippany and Philadelphia is 118 km. The road distance is 140 km.

The cheapest way to get from Parsippany to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Parsippany to Philadelphia is to drive which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $8 - $13.

No, there is no direct bus from Parsippany to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from US-46 at VAIL RD and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Newark, Nj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Parsippany to Philadelphia, including transfers.