There are 7 ways to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 54 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 42 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$27 - $51

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Bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl Patchogue-Binghamton / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal

$34 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia 150.3 miles

$14 - $22

Fly from Islip  •  3 h 8 min

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

$219 - $1,209

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  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  •  4 h 8 min

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

$140 - $453

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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 Lake Ronkonkoma and arriving at Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal via Queens Vil, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 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 54 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 54 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Lake Ronkonkoma 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 54 min and costs $85 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $65 and takes 5 h 4 min, you could also fly, which costs $210 - $1,300 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 124.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 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 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia via Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Queens Vil, Ny, New York, Ny, and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h 4 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Islip to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
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
Hourly
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.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
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from Islip Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal 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 376+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $90 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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