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There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton by train, bus, tram, taxi, 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 Amtrak  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to University City Airport Line
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...

$29 - $47

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 45m

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

$14 - $16

4 alternative options

Line 108 bus, line 36 tram, train  •  1h 46m

  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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$30 - $50

Taxi  •  52m

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton 42.4 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  52m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton 42.4 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  52m

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Trenton 42.4 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton is to taxi which costs $180 - $230 and takes 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton station. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at Trenton Amtrak Station via Philadelphia 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 25m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Trenton is 36 miles. The road distance is 42.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton without a car is to train which takes 1h 25m and costs $28 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1h 25m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton, including transfers.

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

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Trenton Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton is 42 miles. It takes approximately 52m to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton.

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There are 115+ hotels available in Trenton. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton.
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  • Distance: 35.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 25m

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton via University City and Philadelphia 30th Street Station in around 1h 25m.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to University City
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to Suburban Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Train from Suburban Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
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 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27m
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
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B to Passyunk Av & Island Av - FS
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Trenton
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Private
$170 - $250
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Trenton
Ave. Duration
52m
Estimated price
$180 - $230
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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