There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Bensalem by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Cornwells Heights Trenton Line

$6 - $8

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Night bus, line 50 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Market St & 15th St to Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO Mfo
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Street Rd & Knights Rd - FS 20 / ...

$6

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Subway, line 50 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the subway from 15th St Station - MFL to Frankford Transportation Center - MFL Mfl
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Street Rd & Knights Rd - FS 20 / ...

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia to Bensalem 17.6 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Bensalem 17.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Philadelphia to Bensalem 17.6 miles

$28 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Bensalem is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Bensalem is to taxi which costs $80 - $95 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Bensalem. However, there are services departing from Market St & 15th St and arriving at Street Rd & Knights Rd - FS via Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Suburban Station station and arriving at Cornwells Heights. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Bensalem is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Bensalem without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs $6 - $8.

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The train from Suburban Station to Cornwells Heights takes 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Philadelphia to Bensalem bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Market St & 15th St station.

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Philadelphia to Bensalem train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Suburban Station.

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Philadelphia to Bensalem bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Street Rd & Knights Rd - FS station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Bensalem.
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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Bensalem, PA, USA?

SEPTA operates a train from Philadelphia to Bensalem hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Suburban Station to Cornwells Heights
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Subway from 15th St Station - MFL to Frankford Transportation Center - MFL
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rts 20 & 50 to Street Rd & Knights Rd - FS
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org
Night bus from Market St & 15th St to Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Philadelphia to Bensalem
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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UberPool
$28 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
WAV
$28 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black Car Seat
$80 - $100
Black
$70 - $90
Black SUV Car Seat
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$80 - $110
Taxi from Philadelphia to Bensalem
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com

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Philadelphia to Bensalem train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Cornwells Heights station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Bensalem is 18 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Philadelphia to Bensalem.

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There are 273+ hotels available in Bensalem. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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