Cheap train tickets from New York City to Philadelphia

Showing times and prices for 30 Jan

Cheapest

£55

Average

£64

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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21:06Penn Station1h27 22:3330th Street Station
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£551One-way
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06:45Penn Station1h22 08:0730th Street Station
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£551One-way
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14:05Penn Station1h25 15:3030th Street Station
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£551One-way
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15:04Penn Station1h28 16:3230th Street Station
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£551One-way
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22:05Penn Station1h25 23:3030th Street Station
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£551One-way

Train schedule New York City to Philadelphia

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06:02Penn Station1h34 07:3630th Street Station
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06:45Penn Station1h22 08:0730th Street Station
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07:17Penn Station1h32 08:4930th Street Station
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08:05Penn Station1h25 09:3030th Street Station
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09:00Penn Station1h11 10:1130th Street Station
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09:47Penn Station1h25 11:1230th Street Station
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10:52Penn Station1h23 12:1530th Street Station
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11:02Penn Station1h28 12:3030th Street Station
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11:05Penn Station1h24 12:2930th Street Station
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12:00Penn Station1h11 13:1130th Street Station
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12:05Penn Station1h25 13:3030th Street Station
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12:55Penn Station1h19 14:1430th Street Station
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13:05Penn Station1h21 14:2630th Street Station
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13:17Penn Station1h28 14:4530th Street Station
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14:05Penn Station1h25 15:3030th Street Station
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14:15Penn Station1h33 15:4830th Street Station
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15:00Penn Station1h11 16:1130th Street Station
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15:04Penn Station1h28 16:3230th Street Station
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15:13Penn Station1h25 16:3830th Street Station
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16:05Penn Station1h25 17:3030th Street Station
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17:00Penn Station1h11 18:1130th Street Station
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17:05Penn Station1h26 18:3130th Street Station
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17:17Penn Station1h19 18:3630th Street Station
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18:05Penn Station1h27 19:3230th Street Station
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19:00Penn Station1h11 20:1130th Street Station
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19:01Penn Station1h24 20:2530th Street Station
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19:53Penn Station1h22 21:1530th Street Station
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20:00Penn Station1h11 21:1130th Street Station
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20:01Penn Station1h34 21:3530th Street Station
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21:06Penn Station1h27 22:3330th Street Station
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22:05Penn Station1h25 23:3030th Street Station
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23:58Penn Station1h22 01:2030th Street Station
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29 Jan
£40Amtrak
£9Flixbus
Sun
30 Jan
£55Amtrak
£9Flixbus
Mon
31 Jan
£31Amtrak
£8Flixbus
Tue
1 Feb
£31Amtrak
£7Flixbus
Wed
2 Feb
£31Amtrak
£7Flixbus
Thu
3 Feb
£26Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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4 Feb
£36Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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5 Feb
£20Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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6 Feb
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£7Flixbus
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7 Feb
£20Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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8 Feb
£20Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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9 Feb
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£7Flixbus
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10 Feb
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£7Flixbus
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11 Feb
£36Amtrak
£8Flixbus
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12 Feb
£20Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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13 Feb
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£7Flixbus
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14 Feb
£15Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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15 Feb
£20Amtrak
£7Flixbus
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16 Feb
£15Amtrak
£8Flixbus
Thu
17 Feb
£15Amtrak
£9Flixbus
Fri
18 Feb
£25Amtrak
£10Flixbus

Fastest train times from New York City to Philadelphia

Showing times and prices for 30 Jan

Fastest Journey

1 h 11 m

Average

1 h 22 m

Trains per day

32

Distance

130 km

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.

Fastest
17:00Penn Station1h11 18:1130th Street Station
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£1171One-way
Fastest
12:00Penn Station1h11 13:1130th Street Station
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£781One-way
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15:00Penn Station1h11 16:1130th Street Station
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£971One-way
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20:00Penn Station1h11 21:1130th Street Station
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£781One-way
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09:00Penn Station1h11 10:1130th Street Station
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£781One-way

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Overview: Train from New York City to Philadelphia

distanceDistance80 miles (129 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak 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.

Train providers: Amtrak trains New York City to Philadelphia

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

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.

New York City to Philadelphia train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 25 min
  • Average Price: £26
  • Amtrak frequency: 6 a day

When you buy your Amtrak train tickets between New York City and Philadelphia don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train between New York City and Philadelphia cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Philadelphia from New York City for as low as £26  for the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from New York City to Philadelphia?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Philadelphia from New York City is £36  one way.

How many miles is it from New York City to Philadelphia by train?

The New York City to Philadelphia train distance is approximately 80 miles (129 km).

What is the average New York City to Philadelphia train duration?

While the time it takes to travel 80 miles (129 km) to Philadelphia from New York City can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from New York City to Philadelphia is on average 1 h 20 min.

What train companies go from New York City to Philadelphia?

For the best New York City to Philadelphia train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between New York City and Philadelphia to compare what amenities they may offer.

Are there any New York City to Philadelphia direct train services?

Yes, there are 17 direct trains from New York City to Philadelphia per day with Amtrak or Amtrak  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.

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

On average, there are 17 trains a day from New York City to Philadelphia. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from New York City to Philadelphia? What time is the last train from New York City to Philadelphia?

The first New York City to Philadelphia train departs at 04: 58   and the last train from New York City to Philadelphia leaves at 23: 45. Check out the most up-to-date New York City to Philadelphia train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket between New York City and Philadelphia to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from New York City to Philadelphia is on average £36 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from New York City to Philadelphia available a few months in advance.