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There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn by train, subway, bus, car or plane

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Train, line 2 subway  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station 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, line 2 subway  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal York
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Church Av 2

$14 - $34

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York Philadelphia

$17 - $22

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Brooklyn 94.6 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, subway  •  3 h 36 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

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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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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn without a car is to train and line 2 subway which takes 1 h 51 min and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Brooklyn is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Philadelphia to Brooklyn.

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

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There are 1774+ hotels available in Brooklyn. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Brooklyn.
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  • Distance: 80.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

Wanda Coach operates a bus from Philadelphia to Brooklyn hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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