There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to New York by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$75 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...

$10 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to New York 94.6 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, subway  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$132 - $467

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to New York is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to New York is to train which costs $75 - $210 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and New York is 82 miles. The road distance is 94.6 miles.

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak station and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to New York hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to New York every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h. Five other operators also service this route.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
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
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
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Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to 11 Ave & W 36 NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group

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