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.
The average ticket from New York City to Philadelphia will cost around £ 64 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 55.
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1 h 11 m
1 h 22 m
Trains per day
Of the 32 trains that leave New York City for Philadelphia every day 32 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 130 km distance in an average of 1 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 11 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 34 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||80 miles (129 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||£36 (€41)|
|Train frequency||17 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 17 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Amtrak or Amtrak|
Trains from New York City to Philadelphia cover the 80 miles (129 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £26, but the average price of train tickets is £36.
Find the best trains between New York City and Philadelphia with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from £26. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Amtrak is the main train provider 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 from New York City to Philadelphia.
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