There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Kingston 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.

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Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$161 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$32 - $51

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Rosendale Phk 0711/Adt 0121 / ...

$36 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Kingston 181.2 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Kingston is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Kingston is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Kingston is 150 miles. The road distance is 181.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Philadelphia to Kingston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Kingston. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Rt 32 @ Golden Hill Dr. via New York, NY and Rosendale Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Kingston via New York Penn Station and Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Kingston via New York, Ny, New York, NY, Rosendale, and Rosendale Park & Ride in around 5 h 10 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$23 - $26
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Rosendale
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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