There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line

$82 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus NJ Transit  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Asbury Park Transportation Ctr 317

$11 - $41

2 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ Shore Points:From PABT

$27 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Long Branch 76.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal and arriving at Long Branch, NJ via New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at Long Branch via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Long Branch is 67 miles. The road distance is 76.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch without a car is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch.
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  • Distance: 66.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Long Branch via Newark Penn Station in around 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Long Branch via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 4 h 6 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
NJ Transit

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