There are 5 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$75 - $210

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$11 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus via Camden, Nj  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Camden, Nj 1683 / ...

$17 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia 96.3 miles

$9 - $14

Subway, fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$132 - $467

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Philadelphia is 84 miles. The road distance is 96.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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The train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station takes 1 h 7 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Map of how to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 83.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to Camden, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
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Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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