There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$26 - $65

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Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Newark, Nj 1612 / ...

$16 - $36

4 alternative options

Train, line 62 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 62 bus from Bus Lanes to Terminal B 62 / ...

$75 - $196

Train NJ Transit  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Trenton Trenton Line
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Airport Railroad Station Northeast Corridor

$29 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) 83 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia to Newark Airport 83 miles

$16 - $180

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Terminal B via Bus Lanes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station station and arriving at Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Newark Airport (EWR) is 73 miles. The road distance is 83 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs .

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak takes 1 h 7 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR).
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  • Distance: 73.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Newark Airport (EWR), USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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 Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Philadelphia to Newark Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR).

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