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 52 min

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

$85 - $212

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Shuttle  •  1 h 57 min

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

$16 - $75

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Bus  •  2 h 38 min

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

$18 - $40

Bus, subway  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Howard Beach - JFK Airport A

$22 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

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

$10 - $16

Fly  •  2 h 48 min

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

$127 - $437

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 costs $80 - $220 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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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 1 h 52 min.

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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 1 h 52 min and costs $80 - $220.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min 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 1 h 52 min and costs $80 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $45 and takes 2 h 38 min, you could also fly, which costs $120 - $440 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 22 min.

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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: 1 h 52 min

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) hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. Bieber Transportation Group also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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
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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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 109 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min 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 1484+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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

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