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Philadelphia-New York Bus Timetable
Philadelphia to New York bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||1h 20m|
|Trips per day||22|
Philadelphia to New York Route Map
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the cheapest bus from Philadelphia to NYC?
What is the best way to get from Philly to New York?
Can you take a day-trip from Philadelphia to NYC?
Is it safe to travel by bus from Philadelphia to New York right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Philadelphia to New York?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €13.35 was the low point for bus fares from Philadelphia to New York. Buses from New York to Philadelphia are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €13.35 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 4 days in advance. By doing so, you could save €2.59 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 6 minutes to cover the 81 miles (130 kilometers) from Philadelphia, PA to New York, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 20 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from Philadelphia to New York at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to New York, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Philadelphia?
The first bus leaves at 05:00 and the last bus leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all buses from Philadelphia to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 22 scheduled buses that travel from Philadelphia to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 20 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Philadelphia to New York; ticket prices start at €21.40.
What bus companies travel from Philadelphia to New York?
There are 5 bus lines from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to New York, New York. With 11 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
Where does the bus leave from in Philadelphia?
Buses to New York leave from multiple locations in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. These are the 4 most popular bus stations:
- Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St
- 55-57 N 11th St
- 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
- 3701 S Broad St (Indego Bike Share Station)
Where does the bus arrive in New York?
Buses arrive in New York at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in New York, New York:
- Port Authority Bus Station
- 87 Division St
- GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
- 375 W 42nd St
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