There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn by train, subway, bus, car or plane

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

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Train, line 2 subway  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 2 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Church Av 2

$81 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway

$15 - $20

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Bus, line 2 subway  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Church Av 2

$19 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Brooklyn 94.6 miles

$9 - $14

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 15 St - Prospect Park

$132 - $467

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to East New York

$135 - $447

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Brooklyn is 81 miles. The road distance is 94.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Brooklyn, NY, USA?

HGT Bus operates a bus from Philadelphia to Brooklyn every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 2 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Church Av
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Church Av
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 15 St - Prospect Park
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to East New York
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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