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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  •  1h 4m

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

$26 - $65

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Towncar  •  1h 30m

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

$16 - $180

4 alternative options

Train, line 62 bus  •  1h 20m

  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  •  2h 29m

  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

Bus  •  2h 43m

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

$28 - $41

Drive  •  1h 30m

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

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) is to train which costs $26 - $65 and takes 1h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal and arriving at Newark Airport - Terminal B via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station station and arriving at Newark Liberty International Airport. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 4m.

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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 1h 4m and costs $26 - $65.

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport takes 1h 4m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal 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 1h 4m and costs $26 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $28 - $45 and takes 2h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR).
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  • Distance: 73.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

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 1h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2h 43m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54m
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
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-908-354-3330
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Newark Airport - Terminal B
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Philadelphia to Newark Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Philadelphia to Newark Airport (EWR) bus services, operated by Newark Airport Express, arrive at Newark Airport - Terminal B station.

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

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

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