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Train Philadelphia to New York: Trip Overview

Train Philadelphia to New York: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$35
Average train trip duration1h 25m
Number of daily trains45
Earliest train departure12:11 AM
Distance134 km
Latest train departure11:15 PM
Please note, this information is subject to change
Reviews

Trip Reviews for Philadelphia - New York

4.0 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked a train ticket from Philadelphia to New York

Ratings and Reviews (706)

Comfortable trip

Helen M.

January 4, 2024
Everything was ok

Jozef S.

November 14, 2023
Quick, clean and easy

Tania J.

August 28, 2023
Very good I’m happy for the service

Jenny S.

August 25, 2023
Just in time this time, delayed one hour day before

Adi B.

August 23, 2023
Train companies

Train companies

According to customer reviews, Amtrak has received positive feedback for their friendly customer service and clean, quiet cars. Customers express satisfaction with the overall punctuality of the trains, although some arrivals were slightly delayed by a few minutes. However, there are also complaints about purchasing tickets for the wrong train and not receiving proper assistance or compensation from Amtrak in these situations.

Amtrak Philadelphia New York recent customer reviews

Comfortable trip

Helen M.January 4, 2024

I was satisfied with Amtrak, they almost made all arrival times and missed by a few minutes.

Thabisile M.July 20, 2023

I bought a ticket for the wrong train I even purchased the insurance ahead of time beforehand. Amtrak needs to give me a future voucher for another ticket it was a mistake I paid for a train that left Philly to nyc at 1209am it needed to be PM

Suzanne H.September 6, 2022
US train company: Brightline

Philadelphia to New York Trains

Information about this train trip

Daily Trains45
Earliest and Latest Train Departures12:11AM - 11:15PM
Minimum Price$16
Average Ticket Price$35
Minimum Trip Duration1h11m
Average Train Trip Duration1h25m
Distance134 km
Train Companies on This RouteAmtrak
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Philadelphia - New York

The average train ticket price from Philadelphia to New York is $35. The best way to find cheap train tickets from Philadelphia to New York is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Philadelphia and New York is around 1h 25m, although the fastest train will take about 1h 11m. This is the time it takes to travel the 130 km that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Philadelphia to New York can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 45. Some trains are direct while others include transferring trains. Simplify your train trip from Philadelphia to New York by comparing and selecting the train that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Philadelphia to New York, you can travel comfortably and safely with Amtrak.

Find cheapest prices for trains

Find cheapest prices for trains

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
02-23
$81
02-24
$31
Today
$16
02-26
$31
02-27
$16
02-28
$31
02-29
$31
03-01
$31
The cheapest trip from Philadelphia to New York was searched and found on Feb 25, 2024 with a price of $16

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your train tickets from Philadelphia to New York, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $16 to $295 for a train ticket from Philadelphia to New York based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $16 which is on 2024-02-27.

Usually Amtrak Acela will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Do you like to go fast? With high-speed trains going faster than 300 km/h on certain routes, the time will fly by. Taking a train between Philadelphia and New York is also a great way to travel to arrive in the city centre and save more time for your stay in New York.

Whether you take a regional or high-speed train to New York, you’ll help reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint of your trip. As you watch the landscapes unfold before your eyes, you can tell yourself that with this choice, you are making sure they remain protected.

The train emits up to 30x less CO2 for a trip between Philadelphia and New York compared to the same trip made by plane or car. A truly ecological mode of transport that will allow you to easily reduce your carbon footprint.

Create your real-life musical score by curating a personalized train travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your train ride from Philadelphia to New York.

Did you know?

You can find dogs as passengers on the trains of Moscow, where there is a large number of stray dogs. Over time, the dogs have learned the inner workings of the rail system and it is not uncommon to find one travelling between the city and the suburbs.

You can find the straightest railway in the world in Australia. This railway line is 478 kilometres long and is also considered the longest and straightest railway line in the world.

Railway companies played a major role as early as 1883 in the use of time zones as we know them today.

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Train from New York to Philadelphia

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