Directions from Philadelphia to Times Square

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Acela Express / ...

$75 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h

  1. 3200 / ...

$10 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus HGT Bus  •  2 h 15 min

$13

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. 96.4 miles

$9 - $14

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 16 min

  1. PHL - LGA

$133 - $468

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. PHL - JFK

$137 - $449

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

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

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to 11 Ave & W 36 NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
boltbus.com
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

The distance between Philadelphia and Times Square is 134 km. The road distance is 154 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Times Square is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Times Square is to train which takes 1 h 15 min and costs $75 - $210.

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.

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.

The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.