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

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Bus, train  •  3 h 10 min

  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

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Bus  •  4 h 7 min

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

$8 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 559 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa 8719 / ...

$18 - $45

Night bus, train  •  2 h 16 min

  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  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Toms River to Philadelphia 56.6 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Toms River to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Toms River Park & Ride and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Atlantic City, Nj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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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 3 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min 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 Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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

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Map of how to get from Toms River to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 51.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Toms River to Philadelphia via Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal and Atlantic City, Nj in around 3 h 23 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.

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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
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
52 min
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
1 h 34 min
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
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
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
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.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 Atlantic City, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28

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