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There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, bus, subway, car, plane, towncar or shuttle

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Train  •  1h 51m

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

$87 - $214

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Shuttle  •  1h 57m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Peter Pan

$20 - $35

Bus, subway  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York
  2. Take the subway from East Broadway to Kew Gardens - Union Tpke F
  3. Take the bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION Q10

$25 - $30

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 108.8 miles

$10 - $16

Fly  •  2h 31m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK

$127 - $437

Towncar  •  1h 57m

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport 108.8 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train which costs $85 - $220 and takes 1h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at Terminal 4 via Penn Station and Jamaica, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 88 miles. The road distance is 108.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train which takes 1h 51m and costs $85 - $220.

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train which takes 1h 51m and costs $85 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 - $40 and takes 2h 38m, you could also fly, which costs $120 - $440 and takes 2h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 1h 50m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
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gotobus.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 109 miles. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 1696+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22m and costs $7.

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