There are 4 ways to get from Ridgewood to Philadelphia by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$76 - $216

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal 164 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$14 - $42

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Ridgewood to Philadelphia 106.5 miles

$10 - $16

Bus, fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$135 - $474

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The cheapest way to get from Ridgewood to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ridgewood to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ridgewood to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Van Neste Square and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ridgewood to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Ridgewood and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Ridgewood and Philadelphia is 90 miles. The road distance is 106.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Ridgewood to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $75 - $220.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Ridgewood to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Ridgewood to Philadelphia bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Van Neste Square station.

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Ridgewood to Philadelphia train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Ridgewood station.

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The best way to get from Ridgewood to Philadelphia is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $75 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $13 - $45 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Ridgewood to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 90.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Ridgewood to Philadelphia via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, and Newark Penn Station in around 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ridgewood to Philadelphia via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 3 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $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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