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

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

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

$84 - $214

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
  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

$15 - $20

5 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York to JKF Terminal 4

$20 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

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

$10 - $16

Fly  •  2 h 34 min

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

$127 - $437

Shuttle  •  1 h 57 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  1 h 57 min

  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 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs $80 - $220.

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The distance between Philadelphia and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 140 km. The road distance is 174 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at JKF Terminal 4 via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Terminal 4 via Penn Station and Station D Jamaica Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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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 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via New York, Ny and New York in around 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Train operators
Bus operators
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
gotobus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd to JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Greyhound USA
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
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
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Trans-bridge Lines
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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