There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train, line 1 subway, line 1 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St 1

$84 - $209

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1 subway, line 1 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Market St & 6th St to New York, NY
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 28 St to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St 1

$17 - $27

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny 3464 / ...

$23 - $59

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry 115.1 miles

$11 - $17

Fly to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry

$141 - $485

Fly to New York JFK, subway, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry

$144 - $463

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

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry via New York, Ny, White Plains, Ny, and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F in around 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
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 Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 28 St to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Broadway @ W 242Nd St to Cedar St @ Main St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Bus from New York, Ny to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry?

The distance between Philadelphia and Dobbs Ferry is 161 km. The road distance is 184 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry?

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry?

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $11 - $17.

Is there a direct bus between Philadelphia and Dobbs Ferry?

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Ashford Ave @ Bellewood Ave via New York, Ny and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry?

It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Philadelphia to Dobbs Ferry, including transfers.