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There are 5 ways to get from Toms River to Philadelphia by bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$83 - $231

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St 317

$8 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus via Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 559 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St 551

$12 - $35

Night bus, train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station 319
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$77 - $219

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Toms River to Philadelphia 56.6 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Toms River to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Toms River to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toms River to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Toms River Park & Ride and arriving at Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St via Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Toms River and Philadelphia is 51 miles. The road distance is 56.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Toms River to Philadelphia without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 13m and costs $80 - $240.

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Toms River to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Toms River to Philadelphia bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Toms River Park & Ride station.

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Toms River to Philadelphia bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toms River to Philadelphia is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Toms River to Philadelphia.

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There are 471+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toms River to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 51.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 13m

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

You can take a bus from Toms River to Philadelphia via Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal in around 3h 55m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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