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

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 76 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 76 bus from Bus Lanes to Hackensack Bus Terminal 76

$75 - $198

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA, line 165 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the line 165 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to State St At Salem St# 165

$12 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines, line 165 bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Mt. Laurel, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the line 165 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to State St At Salem St# 165

$27 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Hackensack 99.8 miles

$9 - $15

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway, line 162 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the line 162 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Essex St At Polifly Rd

$134 - $473

Fly to New York JFK, train, line 162 bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the line 162 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Essex St At Polifly Rd

$138 - $454

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

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Hackensack via New York, Ny and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 3 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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 Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to Hackensack Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to State St At Salem St#
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Essex St At Polifly Rd
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.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
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
Bus from Mt. Laurel, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Hackensack is 141 km. The road distance is 160 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Hackensack is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Hackensack is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $9 - $15.

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Hackensack. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at State St At Salem St# via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Philadelphia to Hackensack, including transfers.