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There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction by train, bus, car, plane or towncar

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Train  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station Airport Line
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Newark Acela / ...

$35 - $94

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - 30th St Station to New York Philadelphia

$17 - $37

4 alternative options

Train via Trenton  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton Trenton Line
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor

$18 - $31

Drive  •  1h 47m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction 101.7 miles

$10 - $15

Fly  •  2h 10m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA

$116 - $356

Towncar  •  1h 47m

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Secaucus Junction 101.7 miles

$320 - $450

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction by train

The train journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Secaucus Junction is around 2h 10m and covers a distance of around 94 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 45m. Operated by SEPTA, Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and others, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction train service departs from Airport Terminal A and arrives in Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level. Typically 148 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 10m
Fastest train time:
1h 45m
Train distance:
94 miles
Trains per week:
148
Cheapest price:
$35
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:41
Last train departs at:
23:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction train schedules

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → Secaucus Junction
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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 47m.

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The fastest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction is to drive. Taking this option will cost $10 - $15 and takes 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level via Philadelphia and Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 47m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Secaucus Junction is 88 miles. The road distance is 101.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction without a car is to train which takes 1h 47m and costs $35 - $95.

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It takes approximately 1h 47m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Airport Terminal A station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction is to train which takes 1h 47m and costs $35 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $40 and takes 3h 50m, you could also fly, which costs $110 - $360 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction.
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 47m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Secaucus Junction, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction via 30th Street Train Station, Philadelphia, Newark, and Newark Penn Station in around 1h 47m. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Philadelphia, PA - 30th St Station to New York every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $23 and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Train from Suburban Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$5 - $8
Adult
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - 30th St Station to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
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.

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Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Secaucus Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$320 - $450
Private
$320 - $450

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Secaucus Junction.

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

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