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from Philadelphia to New York City

You can get from Philadelphia to New York City by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Philadelphia to New York City on May 17 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:00AMPhiladelphia2h01 12:01PMNew York City
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$91One-way
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10:00AMPhiladelphia2h01 12:01PMNew York City
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$91One-way
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07:40PM30th Street Station1h23 09:03PMPenn Station
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$271One-way
11:55AM30th Street Station1h20 01:15PMPenn Station
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$271One-way
06:50PM30th Street Station1h22 08:12PMPenn Station
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$421One-way

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Tue
May 17
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Wed
May 18
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Thu
May 19
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Fri
May 20
$27Amtrak
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Sat
May 21
$42Amtrak
$9OurBus
Sun
May 22
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Mon
May 23
$27Amtrak
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Tue
May 24
$27Amtrak
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Wed
May 25
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Thu
May 26
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Fri
May 27
$65Amtrak
$16OurBus
Sat
May 28
$27Amtrak
$14Flixbus
Sun
May 29
$27Amtrak
$14Flixbus
Mon
May 30
$27Amtrak
$16OurBus
Tue
May 31
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Wed
Jun 1
$20Amtrak
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Thu
Jun 2
$27Amtrak
$9OurBus
Fri
Jun 3
$20Amtrak
$11Flixbus
Sat
Jun 4
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$11Flixbus
Sun
Jun 5
$42Amtrak
$9OurBus

Travel Information from Philadelphia to New York City

distanceDistance80 miles (129 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $51
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€11) • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $12 (€11) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Travel 80 miles (129 km) by bus or train between Philadelphia and New York City. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Philadelphia to New York City.

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FAQs

What are the ways to get from Philadelphia to New York City?

There are 2 travel options from Philadelphia to New York City: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Philadelphia to New York City?

The cheapest way to go to New York City from Philadelphia is by taking a bus, which costs on average $12 (€11).

This is compared to other ways of getting to New York City:

Taking a bus is about $39 (€35) less than taking a train, which costs on average $51 (€46) for this trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Philadelphia to New York City?

The fastest way to get to New York City from Philadelphia is by bus with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to New York City can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to New York City by train can take on average 1 h 20 min.

How many miles from Philadelphia to New York City would I travel?

New York City is approximately 80 miles (129 km) away from Philadelphia.

How many services a day are there from Philadelphia to New York City?

The average frequency per day from Philadelphia to New York City is:

  • Around 17 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Philadelphia and New York City as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to New York City from Philadelphia, what are the departure and arrival points in Philadelphia and New York City?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Philadelphia to New York City:

    Which travel operators can get me to New York City from Philadelphia?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Philadelphia to New York City:

    • You can travel from Philadelphia to New York City by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $12 (€11) with Flixbus from Philadelphia to New York City.
    • You can take a train from Philadelphia to New York City with Amtrak. Cheap tickets can be found for $51 (€46) with Amtrak from Philadelphia to New York City.

    What is another destination I should add to my tour from Philadelphia to New York City?

    Looking to extend your trip from Philadelphia to New York City? Many Omio customers who go from Philadelphia to New York City usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Madrid or London. If you're looking to explore Paris, Madrid or London from New York City, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    How early should I buy Philadelphia to New York City tickets online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip from Philadelphia to New York City, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost $12 (€11) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average $51 (€46) one way.

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