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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Pennsauken to Philadelphia. Traveling by train from Pennsauken to Philadelphia usually takes around 25 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 24 minutes.

Distance6 mi (9 km)
Fastest train0h 24m
Lowest price£3.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines1

What is the price of a train ticket from Pennsauken to Philadelphia?

In the last month, £3.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Pennsauken, NJ to Philadelphia, PA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £1.03 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

£11£7£4JunJun

Over the next four weeks, the average daily price of train tickets to Philadelphia from Pennsauken is expected to remain pretty much the same. As a result, a one-way train trip will cost about £3 regardless of the day you pick to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

£18£14£11£7£43020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 10 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Philadelphia from Pennsauken will be about £1.03 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Pennsauken to Philadelphia?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Pennsauken, New Jersey to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 26m£3.19
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Pennsauken to Philadelphia every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £3.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Pennsauken to Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Pennsauken to Philadelphia?

The distance between Pennsauken and Philadelphia is approximately 6 miles, or 9 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 24 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Philadelphia.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Pennsauken to Philadelphia are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Pennsauken at 05:00 and arrives in Philadelphia within the hour.

Is there a direct train from Pennsauken to Philadelphia?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Philadelphia with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Philadelphia to Pennsauken. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Pennsauken to Philadelphia for £3.00.

City Information

Philadelphia

We may feel a little bit more than just brotherly love for Philadelphia, a city steeped in history and culture. Where else can you channel your inner Rocky Balboa on his epic run, and later enjoy an authentic Philly cheesesteak as a reward?

Philadelphia’s affordability (especially compared to other East Coast cities) is just one of many reasons it is among Wanderu’s best destinations for college students. Another reason is how much there is to do! Early American history takes precedence at Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, while museums abound on Benjamin Franklin Parkway, sometimes called the most artistic mile in the city. Fuel up at the Reading Terminal Market or Italian Market, both offering fresh food from local vendors, to prepare for a night hitting up the bars, clubs, and live music joints that line up South Street.

Philadelphia is a major hub for both Greyhound and Amtrak, and its 30th Street Station is one of the busiest stations in the country. The plentitude of ground travel and the nearby Philadelphia International Airport make this exciting city very easily accessible, even on a budget.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Pennsauken?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Pennsauken.

Where is the train station in Philadelphia?

Arrival stations

Philadelphia receives travelers from Pennsauken at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Philadelphia:

  • N Phil - 2900 N Broad St

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