There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Edison by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$71 - $186

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Bus, train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Market St At 13Th St to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal 409
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station Northeast Corridor

$11 - $25

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Train SEPTA  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton Trenton Line
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station Northeast Corridor

$13 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Edison 66.1 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Edison is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Edison is to train which costs $70 - $190 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Edison station. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Edison Station via Metropark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Edison is 56 miles. The road distance is 66.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Edison without a car is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs $70 - $190.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Philadelphia to Edison, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Edison train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak.

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Philadelphia to Edison train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Metropark - Iselin Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Edison is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Philadelphia to Edison.

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The nearest airport to Edison is Newark (EWR) Airport which is 17.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York La Guardia (LGA) (33.6 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (34.3 miles), White Plains (HPN) (53.4 miles) and Philadelphia (PHL) (63.1 miles).

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  • Distance: 56 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Edison, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Edison hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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There are 117+ hotels available in Edison. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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