Cheap Rensselaer to Philadelphia  train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Rensselaer to Philadelphia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Rensselaer to Philadelphia is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Rensselaer to Philadelphia was $104.47. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 0 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Rensselaer to Philadelphia ? How far is Rensselaer to Philadelphia ?

The distance between Rensselaer to Philadelphia is 200.09 miles or 321.94 km. A train trip from Rensselaer to Philadelphia typically takes 6 hours, If you are looking to get to Philadelphia faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 3 minutes to get from Rensselaer to Philadelphia.

Going from Rensselaer to Philadelphia by train takes over 6 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Friday trains from Rensselaer to Philadelphia are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Rensselaer to Philadelphia

Typically there are 33 schedules to compare for your trip to Philadelphia. One train carrier operates regular service on the Rensselaer to Philadelphia route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Rensselaer to Philadelphia, usually offering 33 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Rensselaer to Philadelphia, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Rensselaer to Philadelphia


Amtrak train tickets from Rensselaer to Philadelphia start from $77.00, and on average cost $113.53. Daily there are 33 Amtrak schedules to Philadelphia. Amtrak in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Philadelphia trains arrive at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and one other train station.

From Rensselaer to Philadelphia train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Philadelphia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 25 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $104.55 for a one-way train ticket to Philadelphia.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Rensselaer on their way to Philadelphia. The busiest departure station in Rensselaer serving this route is Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St.
  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Philadelphia. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Rensselaer serving this route is 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, N Phil - 2900 N Broad St.
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
  • N Phil - 2900 N Broad St