There are 4 ways to get from Short Hills to Philadelphia by taxi, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Short Hills to Newark Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$113 - $251

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Short Hills to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton to Suburban Station

$33 - $48

2 alternative options

Line 25 bus, bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Millburn Ave At Cypress St to Ferry St At Union St 25
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa 1683 / ...

$34 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Short Hills to Philadelphia 89 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The distance between Short Hills and Philadelphia is 71 miles. The road distance is 89 miles.

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The best way to get from Short Hills to Philadelphia without a car is to taxi and train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Short Hills to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Short Hills to Philadelphia is to line 25 bus and bus which takes 3 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 20 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Short Hills to Philadelphia is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Short Hills to Philadelphia.

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Map of how to get from Short Hills to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 70.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from Short Hills to Philadelphia via Millburn Ave At Cypress St, Ferry St At Union St, and Newark, Nj in around 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Short Hills to Philadelphia via Short Hills, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, Trenton Transit Center, and Trenton in around 3 h 20 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Short Hills to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Short Hills to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com

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