Travel from Philadelphia to Rockefeller-Center

Train, bus or fly from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. New York City Transit (MTA) also services this route every 5 minutes. Alternatively, Wanda Coach operates a bus from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 2 h. New York City Transit (MTA) also services this route every 5 minutes.

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How to get from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center

From Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak train to 34 St - Penn Station, subway to 5 Av/53 St, then walk to Rockefeller Center. 1 h 23 min $175. From Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak train to New York Penn Station then walk to Rockefeller Center. 1 h 37 min $172. From Philadelphia, PA bus to East Broadway, subway to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr, then walk to Rockefeller Center. 2 h 21 min $15. From Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal bus to Mt. Laurel, bus to New York, then walk to Rockefeller Center. 2 h 59 min $33. From Philadelphia drive to Rockefeller Center. 1 h 42 min $11. From Suburban Station train to Philadelphia airport, fly to New York JFK airport, train to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, subway to 5 Av/53 St, then walk to Rockefeller Center. 3 h 2 min $276. From Suburban Station train to Philadelphia airport, fly to New York La Guardia airport, bus to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, subway to 47-50 Sts - Rockefeller Ctr, then walk to Rockefeller Center. 3 h 19 min $227.

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 hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1¼ hours.

Is there a direct bus between Philadelphia and Rockefeller Center?

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Rockefeller Center. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal and arriving at New York via Mt. Laurel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.
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      1 Train via 5 Av/53 St
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