There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Toms River by train, 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, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Toms River, NJ

$99 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Lakewood Bus Terminal 317

$8 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj 8794 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gate #7 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 559 / ...

$19 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Toms River 56.2 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Toms River is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Toms River is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Toms River is 51 miles. The road distance is 56.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Philadelphia to Toms River, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Toms River. However, there are services departing from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St and arriving at Irons St 125' N Of Water St. via Lakewood Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Toms River, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Philadelphia to Toms River every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Toms River, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Lakewood Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #7 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28

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