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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. Morris & Essex Line

$79 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus, line 114 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. 3200 / ...
  2. 114

$16 - $50

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Morris & Essex Line

$17 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. 91.6 miles

$9 - $13

Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Madison is 110 km. The road distance is 147 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Madison is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Madison is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $9 - $13.

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Philadelphia to Madison, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Madison via Newark Penn Station Amtrak, Bus Lanes, Broad St Across From Njt Station, and Newark Broad St in around 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Madison via New York, Ny, Port Authority Bus Terminal, Mountain Ave At Morris Ave, Morris Ave At Mountain Ave, Broad St At Maple St, and Summit in around 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
58 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 Broad St to Madison
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Madison
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group

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