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There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Staten Island 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.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Metropark Amtrak Station to Staten Island

$119 - $239

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from 5 Av/E 55 St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St Sim1c / ...

$16 - $34

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadway/Rector St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St Sim1 / ...

$83 - $213

Bus Focus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York 31st St.
  2. Take the bus from 5 Av/W 32 St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St Sim1c

$22 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Staten Island 79.9 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Staten Island is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Staten Island is to train and taxi which costs $110 - $240 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Staten Island. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia and arriving at Hylan Bl/Buffalo St via 5 Av/W 32 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Staten Island is 69 miles. The road distance is 79.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Staten Island without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 3 min and costs $110 - $240.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Philadelphia to Staten Island, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Staten Island bus services, operated by Focus, depart from Philadelphia station.

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Philadelphia to Staten Island bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Hylan Bl/Buffalo St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Staten Island is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Philadelphia to Staten Island.

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There are 532+ hotels available in Staten Island. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Staten Island.
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  • Distance: 68.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Staten Island, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Staten Island via New York 31st St. and 5 Av/W 32 St in around 3 h 7 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 Metropark Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/Rector St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 32 St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/E 55 St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York 31st St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Book at
gotobus.com
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
Other operators
Taxi from Metropark Amtrak Station to Staten Island
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com

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