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Trip Philadelphia Newark

Plan your trip by train, bus, plane from Philadelphia to Newark

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How to get from Philadelphia to Newark?

We are suggesting 4 routes by train, bus, plane to plan your trip Philadelphia Newark. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Philadelphia-Newark

For your trip from Philadelphia (Pennsylvania, United States) to Newark (New Jersey, United States) with a distance of 75 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Philadelphia Newark is a direct bound.
Trains Acela Express of Amtrak to Newark leave from Philadelphia 30th Street railway station in Philadelphia. Arrival in Newark will take place at Newark Penn station (0.4 mi from the city centre).
No flight allows you to fly directly to Newark from Philadelphia. You can take the flight Philadelphia-New York and complete the other part of your journey traveling by train.
Leave Philadelphia and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Philadelphia International PHL airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to New York (John F. Kennedy International airport, IATA code: JFK) operated by Delta Air Lines or US Airways.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Philadelphia Newark only by bus, there are other means of transport (train) that will complete the journey Philadelphia-New York.
You will board a coach of MegaBus - US in Philadelphia. The bus will drop you off at New York City bus station (3.3 mi from New York, United States). Please make sure to show up on time at 30th Street Station bus station (1 mi from Philadelphia) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for New York.

Which carriers to travel between Philadelphia and Newark?

Delta Air Lines carries out a flight from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to New York (arrival at John F. Kennedy International JFK airport)
US Airways flies on the route from Philadelphia International PHL airport (located 7.5 mi from Philadelphia, United States) to New York (serving La Guardia LGA airport)
Railway companies
Amtrak provides a rail connection Philadelphia-Newark with the train Acela Express from Philadelphia 30th Street railway station (1.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Newark Penn at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus - US operates the intercity service from the bus station of 30th Street Station in Philadelphia and to the one of New York City (New York United States)

Stop cities from Philadelphia or cities to visit near Newark

When travelling from Newark to Philadelphia by plane, bus, train, you might have to change at Iselin located at 62 mi from Philadelphia and 14 mi away from Newark, New York situated at 81 mi from Philadelphia and at approximately 9 mi from Newark (United States). If you have some time on your way to Newark or back to Philadelphia, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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