There are 3 ways to get from Philadelphia to Spring Lake by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. 317

$9 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. North Jersey Coast Line

$85 - $214

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. 73.7 miles

$7 - $11

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

NJ Transit operates a bus from Philadelphia to Spring Lake every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Spring Lake via Newark Penn Station Amtrak, Newark Penn Station, and Long Branch in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
58 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 Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Spring Lake is 99 km. The road distance is 118 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Spring Lake is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Spring Lake is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs $7 - $11.

No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia to Spring Lake. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Spring Lake via Newark Penn Station and Long Branch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St and arriving at Rt-71 At Mercer Ave. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

The bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Rt-71 At Mercer Ave takes 3 h 36 min including transfers and departs every four hours.