There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset by train, bus, tram, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to University City
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick

$46 - $242

Cheapest option

Line 108 bus, line 36 tram, train, line 606 bus, bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 108 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B to Passyunk Av & Island Av - FS 108
  2. Take the line 36 tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station 36
  3. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Trenton
  4. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606
  5. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick

$22 - $40

4 alternative options

Train, line 606 bus, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to University City
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606
  4. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick

$37 - $68

Line 37 bus, bus, line 606 bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS 37
  2. Take the bus from Market St At 11Th St to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal 409
  3. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606
  4. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick

$22 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset 78.4 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Somerset 78.4 miles

$260 - $370

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B and arriving at New Brunswick via Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa, Market St At 11Th St, Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal and Palmer Square, Princeton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Somerset is 59 miles. The road distance is 78.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset 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 Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 37 bus and bus and line 606 bus, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New Brunswick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Somerset. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset.
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  • Distance: 59.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset via University City, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Trenton Transit Center, and New Brunswick in around 2 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Somerset via Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS, Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa, Philadelphia, Pa, Market St At 11Th St, Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal, Nassau St At Witherspoon St, and Palmer Square, Princeton in around 6 h 30 min.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to University City
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
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 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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Market St At 11Th St to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B to Passyunk Av & Island Av - FS
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Somerset
Estimated price
$260 - $370

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