There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Long Island City by train, bus, car or plane

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Long Island City, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Long Island City every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Philadelphia to Long Island City every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Avg. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
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
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to 11 Ave & W 36 NY
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Camden, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Camden, NJ to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Philadelphia to Long Island City?

The distance between Philadelphia and Long Island City is 136 km. The road distance is 158 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Long Island City?

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Long Island City is to drive which costs $12 and takes 1 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Long Island City?

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Long Island City is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs $180.

How long does it take to get from Philadelphia to Long Island City?

It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Philadelphia to Long Island City, including transfers.