There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Edison by train, bus or car

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 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

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 30 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

3 alternative options

Train SEPTA  •  1 h 53 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

Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to East Brunswick 100

$16 - $56

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Edison 66.1 miles

$6 - $10

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Edison every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Edison via New York, Ny and New York Port Authority in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
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
Bus operators
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
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

The distance between Philadelphia and Edison is 90 km. The road distance is 106 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia to Edison. 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.

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Edison. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at East Brunswick via New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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