There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Short Hills by train, taxi, bus or car

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

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Newark Penn Station to Short Hills

$114 - $248

Cheapest option

Bus, line 73 bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Newark, Nj 1612 / ...
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Bus Lanes to East Northfield Rd At Heron Road 73

$30 - $55

2 alternative options

Bus, line 114 bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal York
  2. Take the line 114 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Morris Ave 114

$32 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Short Hills 88.3 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Short Hills is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Short Hills is to train and taxi which costs $110 - $250 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Short Hills is 71 miles. The road distance is 88.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Short Hills without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 10 min and costs $110 - $250.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Philadelphia to Short Hills, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Short Hills is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Philadelphia to Short Hills.

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There are 340+ hotels available in Short Hills. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Short Hills.
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  • Distance: 70.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Short Hills via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Mountain Ave At Morris Ave in around 3 h 10 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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Morris Ave
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to East Northfield Rd At Heron Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 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
Taxi from Newark Penn Station to Short Hills
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us

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