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from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia

You can get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia on Jul 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:05AMNewark, NJ1h50 10:55AMPhiladelphia
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$281One-way
Cheapest
03:30AMNewark, NJ2h05 05:35AMPhiladelphia
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$251One-way
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05:55PMNewark, NJ2h05 08:00PMPhiladelphia
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$261One-way
03:40PMNewark, NJ2h00 05:40PMPhiladelphia
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$271One-way
09:20PMNewark, NJ2h00 11:20PMPhiladelphia
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$291One-way

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Sat
Jul 24
$60Amtrak
$28Greyhound
Sun
Jul 25
$39Amtrak
$25Greyhound
Mon
Jul 26
$16Amtrak
$9Flixbus
Tue
Jul 27
$16Amtrak
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Wed
Jul 28
$16Amtrak
$17Greyhound
Thu
Jul 29
$16Amtrak
$9Flixbus
Fri
Jul 30
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$9Flixbus
Sat
Jul 31
$22Amtrak
$23Greyhound
Sun
Aug 1
$22Amtrak
$24Greyhound
Mon
Aug 2
$16Amtrak
$9Flixbus
Tue
Aug 3
$16Amtrak
$9Flixbus
Wed
Aug 4
$16Amtrak
$18Greyhound
Thu
Aug 5
$16Amtrak
$9Flixbus
Fri
Aug 6
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$22Greyhound

Travel Information between Newark, NJ and Philadelphia

distanceDistance75 miles (121 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $26
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€15) • 1 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $26 (€21) • 1 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesPeter Pan Bus or Amtrak

Take a bus or train to travel 75 miles (121 km) between Newark, NJ and Philadelphia. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Peter Pan Bus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia. You can take a bus or train.

What is the distance between Newark, NJ and Philadelphia?

Philadelphia is approximately 75 miles (121 km) away from Newark, NJ.

When traveling from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia, where do I depart from Newark, NJ and where do I arrive in Philadelphia?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia:

    Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Peter Pan Bus can get you to Philadelphia by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Peter Pan Bus from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia for $19 (€15) on Omio.
    • Amtrak can get you to Philadelphia by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia for $26 (€21) on Omio.
    Can I find a direct route to Philadelphia from Newark, NJ?

    Yes, there are direct routes from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find direct bus services to Philadelphia with.
    • You can check for a direct train to Philadelphia with Amtrak or Amtrak.

    Direct services to Philadelphia tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

    Where should I go next after I travel from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia?
    Omio customers who travel from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia often also extend their vacation to go to New York City, Washington, DC or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Philadelphia and these popular destinations at a great price.
    How far in advance should I buy my Newark, NJ to Philadelphia one way ticket online to get the best deals?

    When planning your trip from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets are costing on average $19 (€15) one way.
    • Train tickets cost on average $26 (€21) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

    What is the cheapest way to get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia?

    The cheapest way to go to Philadelphia from Newark, NJ is by taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€15).

    This is compared to other ways of getting to Philadelphia:

    Taking a bus is usually $8 (€6) less than taking a train to Philadelphia, which costs on average $26 (€21) for the same trip.

    What is the quickest way to get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia?

    The fastest way from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 3 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Philadelphia that can usually take longer:

    In comparison, getting to Philadelphia by bus can take on average 1 h 55 min.

    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Newark, NJ
    Philadelphia
    Pennsylvania Station (Newark NJ)
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