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There are 8 ways to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

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

$87 - $226

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Train, bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal 3213

$23 - $51

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Bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan Westbound
  2. Take the bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia

$40 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia 150.3 miles

$14 - $22

Fly Islip to Philadelphia  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Philadelphia (PHL) ISP - PHL

$219 - $1,209

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Woodside
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$140 - $479

Train to New York JFK, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Philadelphia (PHL) JFK - PHL

$142 - $455

Fly Islip to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Baltimore (BWI) ISP - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$232 - $657

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The cheapest way to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Airport Connection - WB and arriving at Philadelphia via New York 31st St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Ronkonkoma and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Ronkonkoma and Philadelphia is 124 miles. The road distance is 150.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, depart from Airport Connection - WB station.

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Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Ronkonkoma station.

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The best way to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $85 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $80 and takes 3 h 47 min, you could also fly, which costs $210 - $1,300 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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  • Distance: 124.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia via Penn Station and New York Penn Station in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia via 40th Street - Manhattan and New York 31st St. in around 3 h 47 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Islip to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Islip to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Train from Ronkonkoma to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Train from Ronkonkoma to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia
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 New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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The quickest flight from Islip Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Focus, arrive at Philadelphia station.

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Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia is 150 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from Islip Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 439+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ronkonkoma to Islip Airport is to bus which takes 14 min and costs $2.

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