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There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to New Brunswick by train or car

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Train  •  46m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...

$25 - $50

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Train SEPTA  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton Trenton Line
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$12 - $49

2 alternative options

Train via Trenton Transit Center  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor / ...

$27 - $80

Drive  •  1h 12m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to New Brunswick 65.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to New Brunswick is to train which costs $25 - $50 and takes 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station station and arriving at New Brunswick Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 46m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and New Brunswick is 53 miles. The road distance is 65.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to New Brunswick without a car is to train which takes 46m and costs $25 - $50.

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station takes 46m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Philadelphia to New Brunswick train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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Philadelphia to New Brunswick train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Brunswick Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to New Brunswick is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1h 12m to drive from Philadelphia to New Brunswick.

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  • Distance: 53 miles
  • Duration: 46m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to New Brunswick once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 46m.

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Amtrak

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 New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to New Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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