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There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Newton by bus, train or car

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa 7956 / ...

$145 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Rt 23 Southbound At St Johns Church 194

$80 - $116

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Lake Hopatcong Montclair-Boonton Line / ...

$143 - $288

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Newton 100.1 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Newton is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Newton is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Newton is 80 miles. The road distance is 100.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Newton without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs $140 - $200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Philadelphia to Newton, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Newton is to bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs $140 - $200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $290 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Newton is 100 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Philadelphia to Newton.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Newton. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Newton.
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  • Distance: 79.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Newton, NJ, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Newton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Newton via Newark Penn Station, Bus Lanes, Broad St Across From Njt Station, Newark Broad St, and Lake Hopatcong in around 3 h 55 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
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 Newark Broad St to Lake Hopatcong
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$25 - $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
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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