Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia train

Cheap train tickets from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Cheapest

13

Average

16

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
05:39PMTrenton, NJ0h26 06:05PMPhiladelphia
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131One-way
Amtrak
12:43AMTrenton, NJ0h32 01:15AMPhiladelphia
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131One-way
Amtrak
08:55PMTrenton, NJ0h28 09:23PMPhiladelphia
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131One-way
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03:44PMTrenton, NJ0h31 04:15PMPhiladelphia
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131One-way
Amtrak
04:55PMTrenton, NJ0h30 05:25PMPhiladelphia
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131One-way

Train schedule from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia

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Amtrak
12:43AMTrenton, NJ0h32 01:15AMPhiladelphia
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Amtrak
02:04AMTrenton, NJ0h29 02:33AMPhiladelphia
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Amtrak
02:32PMTrenton, NJ0h27 02:59PMPhiladelphia
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Amtrak
03:44PMTrenton, NJ0h31 04:15PMPhiladelphia
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Amtrak
04:55PMTrenton, NJ0h30 05:25PMPhiladelphia
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Amtrak
05:39PMTrenton, NJ0h26 06:05PMPhiladelphia
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Amtrak
08:55PMTrenton, NJ0h28 09:23PMPhiladelphia
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Amtrak
11:24PMTrenton, NJ0h26 11:50PMPhiladelphia
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Fastest train times from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Fastest Journey

26 m

Average

28 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

46 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Trenton, NJ for Philadelphia every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
05:39PMTrenton, NJ0h26 06:05PMPhiladelphia
0 transfers
131One-way
Amtrak
11:24PMTrenton, NJ0h26 11:50PMPhiladelphia
0 transfers
131One-way
Amtrak
02:32PMTrenton, NJ0h27 02:59PMPhiladelphia
0 transfers
131One-way
Amtrak
08:55PMTrenton, NJ0h28 09:23PMPhiladelphia
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131One-way
Amtrak
02:04AMTrenton, NJ0h29 02:33AMPhiladelphia
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361One-way

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Overview: Train from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia

distanceDistance29 miles (46 km)
durationAverage train duration28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency43 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 43 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia cover the 29 miles (46 km) long journey taking on average 28 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 43 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $13 (€11), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $11 (€10).

Train companies: Amtrak Acela and Amtrak from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia trains

Amtrak Acela and Amtrak trains will get you from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia from $11 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey to Philadelphia from Trenton, NJ.

Amtrak from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia train information:

  • Average Duration: 26 min
  • Average Price: $11
  • Amtrak frequency: 11 a day

Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train to Philadelphia from Trenton, NJ, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 25 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 1 a day

Trains from Trenton to Philadelphia

Trenton is a city in the New Jersey state that has a rich history and an excellent public transport system. Philadelphia serves as the capital of Pennsylvania and hosts many visitors from Trenton who travel for both business and pleasure Travelers visiting Philadelphia can choose to use the road or the railway. Trams, buses, and taxis facilitate the movement of passengers through the streets. The best way to travel from Trenton to Philadelphia is by train. The journey by train is fast and efficient compared to other means of transportation, eliminating the congestion usually linked with driving. The distance from Trenton to Philadelphia is about 28 miles (45 kilometers). Traveling by train from Trenton to Philadelphia takes approximately an hour, depending on the type of train. Numerous train companies supply the Trenton to Philadelphia route. Passengers who need to cut the cost of travel by train should book their tickets in advance since the fare escalates as the departure time nears.

Which train companies travel from Trenton to Philadelphia?

The train company that serves the Trenton to Philadelphia route is Amtrak. Amtrak is an American national railway company that runs services across the major cities in the United States. The company has renovated its trains and incorporated incredible facilities such as comfortable seats and free WiFi that keep passengers entertained while in transit. Nearly 87,000 passengers use one of their 300 services available daily. Amtrak Acela, their high speed service, also serves the Trenton to Philadelphia route. Whilst this service is faster, it is also slightly more expensive, but is useful for passengers that like to arrive at their destination as quickly as possible.

How long is the train ride from Trenton to Philadelphia?

Passengers can expect an average journey time of 1 hour when traveling by train Trenton to Philadelphia. However, there are fast trains that take less than an hour to arrive at the Philadelphia rail station. Amtrak Acela and Northeast Regional trains offer direct trains from Trenton to Philadelphia that take half an hour to reach the destination. The high-speed Amtrak Acela trains from Trenton to Philadelphia are charged at a slightly higher price than trains that involve various stops. With numerous train ticket types available, passengers can opt for the service that best suits their budget.

How many trains are there from Trenton to Philadelphia?

Amtrak offers nearly 40 trains from Trenton to Philadelphia daily. Train departures are spread throughout the day with an almost round the clock service. Trains depart at intervals of 30 minutes and take approximately half an hour to arrive in Philadelphia when using an express service. There are more direct trips from Trenton to Philadelphia compared to indirect ones. The route is very busy during the week with numerous passengers taking a train from Trenton to Philadelphia. Travelers who need hassle-free movement or prefer less crowded trains should schedule their trips on weekends, especially on Sunday. Passengers may also see a decrease in price over the weekend.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Trenton to Philadelphia?

Departure station: Trains depart from Trenton Transit Center. It is the main railway station in Trenton city. It is located in the heart of the city center. Passengers can access the station through walking or cycling. Passengers booking a train from Trenton to Philadelphia can enjoy the various facilities offered at the station. There are spacious waiting rooms where travelers relax as they wait for the trains to arrive. The station has numerous shops located within the vicinity where travelers can buy a variety of things. Escalators and staircases within the station also facilitate the movement of travelers in the station. Passengers can purchase fast food from the numerous kiosks and snack joints located within the station. Trenton Transit Center has a spacious parking space available 24 hours every day.

Arrival station: All trains from Trenton to Philadelphia arrive at Philadelphia Penn Station. The distance from Philadelphia city center to Penn Street Station is about 2 miles (3 kilometers). Passengers from the city center can get to this station via walking, cycling or using public transport vehicles. The station is served by several bus and tram routes across the city, making onward travel easy to organize. Passengers who have heavy luggage and would like to travel more comfortably can hire a taxi. Penn Station has incredible facilities such as a booking office, help desk, waiting rooms, and washrooms. Travelers can also purchase items from the numerous shops within the station. There are also multiple hotels and restaurants situated close to the station. Passengers have access to an ATM located within the station. The station also has many ticket vending machines and a booking office. Travelers who need assistance can go to the help desk that has experienced personnel on hand to offer advice.

Travel Tips: Trains from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia

Travel by train to Philadelphia easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia trains for as little as $11 (€10)  in the next 7 days.
The train price from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia is on average $13 (€11)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia train distance is approximately 29 miles (46 km).
The Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia train duration is on average 28 min, which is to be expected when traveling 29 miles (46 km) from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the best Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 43 direct trains between Trenton, NJ and Philadelphia per day with Amtrak  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
On average, there are 43 trains a day from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia train departs at 10: 18 AM   and the last train from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia leaves at 11: 29 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $13 (€11) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Trenton, NJ to Philadelphia a few months in advance.

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