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

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Train  •  1 h 45 min

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

$83 - $213

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 52 min

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

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  2 h 23 min

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

$16 - $34

Bus Focus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York 31st St.
  2. Take the bus from E 32 St/5 Av to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q32

$24 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 104.1 miles

$10 - $15

Fly  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA

$127 - $457

Towncar  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport 104.1 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to train which costs $80 - $220 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia and arriving at Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B via E 32 St/5 Av and Roosevelt Av/74 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 89 miles. The road distance is 104.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $80 - $220.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) bus services, operated by Focus, depart from Philadelphia station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $80 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $35 and takes 2 h 23 min, you could also fly, which costs $120 - $460 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Roosevelt Av/74 St station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).
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  • Distance: 89.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) every 30 minutes. 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 La Guardia Airport (LGA) hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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
1 h 10 min
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
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York 31st St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
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MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 32 St/5 Av to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1921+ hotels available in New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). Prices start at $109 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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