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

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Train, line 76 bus  •  2 h 8 min

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

$75 - $198

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines, line 165 bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal 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

$12 - $29

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Bus Megabus, line 165 bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St to New York
  2. Take the line 165 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to State St At Salem St# 165

$15 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Hackensack 99.8 miles

$9 - $15

Fly, subway, line 162 bus  •  3 h 55 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

$133 - $472

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Hackensack. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal and arriving at State St At Salem St# via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Hackensack is 88 miles. The road distance is 99.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Hackensack without a car is to train and line 76 bus which takes 2 h 8 min and costs $75 - $200.

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Philadelphia to Hackensack, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Hackensack bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Philadelphia to Hackensack bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at State St At Salem St# station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Hackensack is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Philadelphia to Hackensack.

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  • Distance: 87.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

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 - Port Authority Bus Terminal and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
59 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to Hackensack Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
57 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
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 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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

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There are 1685+ hotels available in Hackensack. Prices start at $109 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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