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There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 39 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

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Bus NJ Transit  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Gate #6 Inside The Wrtc to Asbury Park Transportation Ctr 317

$12 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 7 min

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

$29 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Long Branch 76.3 miles

$7 - $11

Fly, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$142 - $484

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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 7 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 39 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 39 min and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 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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Philadelphia to Long Branch train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Long Branch is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $80 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $29 - $50 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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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 39 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 39 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 7 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
54 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
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
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
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
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com

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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 Long Branch bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at Long Branch, NJ station.

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Philadelphia to Long Branch train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Long Branch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Long Branch is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Philadelphia to Long Branch.

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

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There are 68+ hotels available in Long Branch. Prices start at $73 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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