How to get from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ

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from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ

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

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To get from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ on 19 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:4230th Street Station1h02 21:44Newark Penn Station
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£241One-way
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20:0130th Street Station1h11 21:12Newark Airport Amtrak
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21:5530th Street Station1h08 23:03Newark Penn Station
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10:4830th Street Station1h03 11:51Newark Penn Station
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£351One-way

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Travel Information to Newark, NJ from Philadelphia

distanceDistance75 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £34
fastestFastest modeTrain • £34 • 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Travel 75 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Philadelphia and Newark, NJ. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ.

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Travel to Newark, NJ easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ.
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There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £8 compared to other travel options to Newark, NJ:

A flight is about £13 less than a coach, which costs on average £21 for this route.

A flight is £26 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ costing on average £34.

The fastest way from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ is by train with an average journey time of 57 min.

Other travel options from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 15 min   of travel time.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Newark, NJ is around 75 miles.

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

  • 2 coaches per day.
  • Around 29 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Philadelphia and Newark, NJ 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 when travelling from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ:

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

    • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Newark, NJ. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Philadelphia to Newark, NJ tickets on Omio for £21.
    • Amtrak can get you to Newark, NJ by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ for £34 on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ with the following travel operators:

    • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus with 2 direct coaches per day.
    • You can take a direct train with Amtrak or Amtrak with 29 direct trains per day.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Newark, NJ as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ.

    Many of our customers travelling from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ don't make Newark, NJ their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Rome, Paris or London, either of which you could add to your Philadelphia and Newark, NJ trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Newark, NJ to any of these top destinations today!

    Before travelling from Philadelphia to Newark, NJ, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • The price of a coach ticket is £21 one way on average for this journey.
    • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £8 one way.
    • The price of a train ticket is on average £34 one way for this route.

    But we recommend booking Philadelphia to Newark, NJ tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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