Compare train tickets from New York to Philadelphia
New York-Philadelphia Train Schedule
How much are train tickets from New York to Philadelphia?
|Fastest Train||1h 10m|
|Trains Per Day||23|
Train service from New York to Philadelphia
- Amtrak tickets: £23 one-way
- Amtrak Acela tickets: £78 one-way
- Amtrak Cardinal tickets: £31 one-way
- Amtrak Carolinian tickets: £23 one-way
- Amtrak Crescent tickets: £31 one-way
- Amtrak Keystone Service tickets: £20 one-way
- Amtrak Northeast Regional tickets: £23 one-way
- Amtrak Palmetto tickets: £31 one-way
- Amtrak Pennsylvanian tickets: £23 one-way
- Amtrak Silver Service tickets: £31 one-way
- Amtrak Vermonter tickets: £23 one-way
New York to Philadelphia Route Map
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it better to take the train or bus from NYC to Philly?
Where do you catch the train from NYC to Philly?
Is it safe to travel by train from New York to Philadelphia 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 train 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, train 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.
What is the price of a train ticket from New York to Philadelphia?
In the last month, £38.93 was the average price of a train ticket from New York, NY to Philadelphia, PA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 28 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £29.15 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from New York to Philadelphia?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from New York to Philadelphia are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs New York at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from New York to Philadelphia?
There are 23 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from New York to Philadelphia.
Which train should you take from New York to Philadelphia?
There are 11 train lines with service from New York, New York to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 10 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Acela||4||1h 13m||£82.91|
|Amtrak Cardinal||1||1h 24m||£44.24|
|Amtrak Carolinian||1||1h 27m||£45.24|
|Amtrak Crescent||1||1h 34m||£53.03|
|Amtrak Keystone Service||3||1h 23m||£35.32|
|Amtrak Northeast Regional||10||1h 26m||£40.89|
|Amtrak Palmetto||1||1h 35m||£36.45|
|Amtrak Pennsylvanian||1||1h 24m||£37.75|
|Amtrak Silver Service||1||1h 32m||£45.88|
|Amtrak Vermonter||1||1h 23m||£41.02|
Where is the train station in New York?
There is one train station in New York:
- Penn Station
Where is the train station in Philadelphia?
Philadelphia receives travelers from New York at its two active train stations:
- 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
- N Phil - 2900 N Broad St
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