There are 3 ways to get from Philadelphia to Lakewood by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Central Ave At Sunset Rd# 317

$7 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Lakewood, NJ - 10 TH Street & RT 9 Route 9

$98 - $225

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Lakewood 65.4 miles

$6 - $10

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

NJ Transit operates a bus from Philadelphia to Lakewood every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Lakewood, NJ - 10 TH Street & RT 9
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
academybus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Lakewood is 82 km. The road distance is 105 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Lakewood is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Lakewood is to drive which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $6 - $10.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St and arriving at Central Ave At Sunset Rd#. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

The bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Central Ave At Sunset Rd# takes 2 h 47 min including transfers and departs every four hours.