Trains from New York, NY to Philadelphia, PA

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Today4 Mar
from £9
Tomorrow5 Mar
from £9
Wed6 Mar
from £9
Thu7 Mar
from £9
Fri8 Mar
from £18
Sat9 Mar
from £18
Sun10 Mar
from £18
Mon11 Mar

Trains leaving today

One passenger / one way

04:50
1h32m
06:22
New York - Moynihan Train Hall
Cheapest
Philadelphia - 30th Street Station
Cheapest
04:20
1h21m
05:41
New York - Moynihan Train Hall
2nd Cheapest
Philadelphia - 30th Street Station
2nd Cheapest
12:00
1h6m
13:06
New York - Moynihan Train Hall
Fastest
Philadelphia - 30th Street Station
Fastest
17:00
1h7m
18:07
New York - Moynihan Train Hall
Philadelphia - 30th Street Station
18:35
1h17m
19:52
New York - Moynihan Train Hall
Philadelphia - North Philadelphia Station
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Train New York to Philadelphia: Trip Overview

Train New York to Philadelphia: Trip Overview

Average ticket price£21
Average train trip duration1h 24m
Number of daily trains50
Earliest train departure00:20
Distance84 miles
Latest train departure23:58
Please note, this information is subject to change.
reviews

Trip Reviews for New York - Philadelphia

4.1 out of 5 stars

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

Ratings and Reviews (1190)

Boarding was quite easy. The coach was clean and very comfortable. We both departed NYC and arrived in Philadelphia on time.

Brent M.

6 November 2023
On time and very friendly staff

Herizo R.

2 November 2023
Straight forward process and no delays

Jessica E.

6 October 2023
Very comfortable

Gemma R.

4 October 2023
First time riding Amtrak, boarded at Penn station to Philadelphia, it was a great experience.

Jackie A.

30 September 2023
Train Companies

Train Companies

According to customer reviews, the service offers easy booking and check-in, on-time departures and arrivals, polite staff members. The journey is described as very comfortable with good seats at a reasonable price.

Amtrak New York Philadelphia recent customer reviews

Boarding was quite easy. The coach was clean and very comfortable. We both departed NYC and arrived in Philadelphia on time.

Brent M.6 November 2023

On time and very friendly staff

Herizo R.2 November 2023

First time riding Amtrak, boarded at Penn station to Philadelphia, it was a great experience.

Jackie A.30 September 2023
US train company: Brightline

New York to Philadelphia Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains50
Earliest and Latest Train Departures00:20 - 23:58
Minimum Price£9
Average Ticket Price£21
Minimum Trip Duration1h5m
Average Train Trip Duration1h24m
Distance84 miles
Train Companies on This RouteAmtrak
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip New York - Philadelphia

The average train ticket price from New York to Philadelphia is £21. The best way to find cheap train tickets from New York to Philadelphia 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 New York and Philadelphia is around 1h 24m, although the fastest train will take about 1h 5m. This is the time it takes to travel the 81 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from New York to Philadelphia can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 50. Some trains are direct while others include transferring trains. Simplify your train trip from New York to Philadelphia by comparing and selecting the train that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from New York to Philadelphia, 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
02/03
£56
03/03
£41
Today
£9
05/03
£9
06/03
£9
07/03
£9
08/03
£18
09/03
£18
The cheapest trip from New York to Philadelphia was searched and found on 4 Mar 2024 with a price of £9

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

You can expect to pay from £9 to £179 for a train ticket from New York to Philadelphia based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at £9, which is on 2024-03-05.

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 New York and Philadelphia is also a great way to travel to arrive in the city centre and save more time for your stay in Philadelphia.

Whether you take a regional or high-speed train to Philadelphia, 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 New York and Philadelphia 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.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your train trip from New York to Philadelphia while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

Some trains in Sweden can recover more than a fifth of the energy they use by braking. This is especially true with ore trains as they descend from Narvik to Kiruna.

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

One of the deepest train stations in the world is in Kiev. Located at a depth of 105m, it was designed in this way to serve as a shelter in the event of an attack. The second deepest station is in China. Badaling station is located 60m under the Great Wall of China!

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