Travel from Philadelphia to Manhattan

Train, bus or fly from Philadelphia to Manhattan?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. New York City Transit (MTA) also services this route every 10 minutes. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Philadelphia to Manhattan every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h.

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How to get from Philadelphia to Manhattan

From Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak train to 34 St - Penn Station then subway to 86 St. 1 h 22 min $175. From Philadelphia, PA bus to 11 Ave & W 36 NY. 2 h $14. From Market St At 13Th St line 404 bus to Camden, NJ, bus to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, then subway to 86 St. 3 h 19 min $20. From Philadelphia drive to Manhattan. 1 h 44 min $11. From Suburban Station train to Philadelphia airport, fly to New York JFK airport, train to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, then subway to Manhattan. 2 h 57 min $276. From Suburban Station train to Philadelphia airport, fly to New York La Guardia airport, bus to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, then subway to Manhattan. 3 h 11 min $227.

How long does it take to get from Philadelphia to Manhattan?

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Philadelphia to Manhattan.