Directions from Philadelphia to New Castle

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Recommended option

Train, line 015 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 015 bus from King St & 9Th St to 6Th St-Nc & Tremont St 015

$8 - $146

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia to New Castle 34.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to New Castle 34.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Philadelphia to New Castle 34.2 miles

$50 - $65

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and New Castle, DE, USA?

There is no direct connection from Philadelphia to New Castle. However, you can take the train to Wilmington Amtrak, take the walk to Walnut St @ 3Rd St, take the line 006 bus to 10Th St @ King St, take the walk to King St & 9Th St, then take the line 015 bus to 6Th St-Nc & Tremont St. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to New Castle.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Bus operators
DART First State
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Philadelphia to New Castle
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$50 - $65
uberX
$50 - $70
uberWAV
$50 - $70
uberXL
$80 - $110
UberBLACK
$130 - $170
Car Seat BLACK
$140 - $180
Car Seat SUV
$150 - $200
UberSUV
$140 - $190
Taxi from Philadelphia to New Castle
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and New Castle is 47 km. The road distance is 55 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to New Castle is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to New Castle is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs $150 - $190.

It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Philadelphia to New Castle, including transfers.