How to get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia

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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 19 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:03Newark Penn Station1h04 20:0730th Street Station
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04:37Newark Penn Station1h03 05:4030th Street Station
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Travel Information to Philadelphia from Newark, NJ

distanceDistance75 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £23
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £23 • 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 75 miles to Philadelphia from Newark, NJ. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia.

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FAQs

There are 4 ways to travel from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia. Tickets for a coach cost on average £17.

This is compared to other travel options to Philadelphia:

A coach journey is usually £5 less than a journey to Philadelphia by train, which costs on average £23 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Philadelphia from Newark, NJ is by train with an average travel time of 59 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Philadelphia by coach can take on average 1 h 40 min.

The Newark, NJ to Philadelphia distance is approximately 75 miles.

The average frequency per day from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia is:

  • 3 coaches per day.
  • 31 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Newark, NJ and Philadelphia as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia:

    • You can go to Philadelphia from Newark, NJ by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £17 with Flixbus from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia on Omio.
    • You can travel between Newark, NJ and Philadelphia by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £23 with Amtrak from Newark, NJ to Philadelphia.

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

    • You can check for a direct coach to Philadelphia with Flixbus with 2 direct coaches per day.
    • You can find 31 direct trains per day to Philadelphia with Amtrak or Amtrak.

    As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Philadelphia tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

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

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

    • Coach tickets cost £17 one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average £23 one way.

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

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