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There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to Suburban Station Airport Line
  2. Take the train from Suburban Station to Langhorne West Trenton Line

$15 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, night bus, bus, line 130 bus  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS 37
  2. Take the night bus from Market St & 15th St to Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff Mfo
  3. Take the bus from Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO to Neshaminy Blvd & Bristol Rd - MBNS 14 / ...
  4. Take the line 130 bus from Neshaminy Blvd & Bristol Rd - MBNS to Washington Av & Court St 130

$14

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown 33.6 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown 33.6 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Newtown 33.6 miles

$150 - $220

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown by train and bus

The journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Newtown is around 2h 51m and covers a distance of around 40 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 57m. Operated by SEPTA, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown service departs from Airport Terminal A and arrives in Washington Av & Court St. Typically 76 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 51m
Fastest journey time:
1h 57m
Services per week:
76
Cheapest price:
$15
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:11
Last service departs at:
23:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown train and bus schedules

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → Newtown
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown is to taxi which costs $150 - $180 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arriving at Washington Av & Court St via Broad St & Snyder Av, Market St & 15th St, Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO and Neshaminy Blvd & Bristol Rd - MBNS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Newtown is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown without a car is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs $14 - $18.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Washington Av & Court St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown is 34 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Newtown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown.
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  • Distance: 29.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Newtown, Bucks County, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown via Suburban Station, Langhorne, and Bellvue Av & Comly Av - MBNS in around 3h 14m.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to Suburban Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Train from Suburban Station to Langhorne
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Night bus from Market St & 15th St to Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO to Neshaminy Blvd & Bristol Rd - MBNS
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Neshaminy Blvd & Bristol Rd - MBNS to Washington Av & Court St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Newtown
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Private
$150 - $220
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Newtown
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com

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