There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via 5 Av/53 St  •  1 h 28 min

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

$81 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...

$11 - $35

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 42 min

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

$75 - $210

Bus HGT Bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway

$13

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center 96.9 miles

$9 - $14

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr

$133 - $468

Fly to New York JFK, subway  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St

$136 - $446

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Rockefeller Center, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center?

The distance between Philadelphia and Rockefeller Center is 135 km. The road distance is 155 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center?

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center?

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs $80 - $210.

Is there a direct train between Philadelphia and Rockefeller Center?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Philadelphia and Rockefeller Center?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

How long does it take to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center?

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center, including transfers.