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Amtrak
Direct
0h 59m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
0h 59m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
0h 51m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
1h 17m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
1h 23m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
1h 17m
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New York to Philadelphia train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from New York to Philadelphia

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$36

ONE-WAY FROM

$15

AVG TRAVEL TIME

1h 25m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from New York to Philadelphia found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $36
The best one-way train deal from New York to Philadelphia found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $15
Average time it takes to travel by train from New York to Philadelphia
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Book round-trip train tickets from New York to Philadelphia

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from New York to Philadelphia that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Jun 16
1:15 amNew York Penn Station
1h 32m
2:47 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jun 16
3:00 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 30m
4:30 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jun 11
2:05 pmNew York Penn Station
1h 25m
3:30 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jun 12
2:18 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 27m
3:45 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jul 29
4:10 amNew York Penn Station
1h 24m
5:34 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jul 29
1:00 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 30m
2:30 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jul 30
2:02 amNew York Penn Station
1h 34m
3:36 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jul 30
6:25 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 34m
7:59 amNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jun 29
6:35 amNew York Penn Station
1h 20m
7:55 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jun 29
9:57 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 23m
11:20 amNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jul 3
1:17 pmNew York Penn Station
1h 19m
2:36 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Aug 1
3:27 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 17m
4:44 amNew York Penn Station

Book one-way train tickets from New York to Philadelphia

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from New York to Philadelphia we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Amtrak
Aug 27
9:17 amNew York Penn Station
0h 59m
10:16 amTrenton
Amtrak
Aug 27
9:17 amNew York Penn Station
0h 59m
10:16 amTrenton
Amtrak
Jun 18
1:17 pmNew York Penn Station
0h 51m
2:08 pmTrenton

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FAQs for booking trains from New York to Philadelphia

Amtrak is the national railroad company operating the train lines in the United States. The trains from New York City to Philadelphia are run by various Amtrak routes like the high-speed Acela routes, and many mid and long-distances trains, such as the Vermonter, Pennsylvanian, Crescent, Northeast Regional, Cardinal, Palmetto, Silver Services, Keystone Service and Carolinian. All of these Amtrak routes offer free Wi-Fi onboard. The complimentary Wi-Fi service is a basic connection allowing simple web browsing and messaging. It’s a convenient service for this short commuter journey for passengers who need to work and stay online. Along with the free Wi-Fi onboard all the New York City to Philadelphia trains, most of them also have a café onboard to purchase a variety of beverages and snacks.

When booking your train tickets for a ride from New York City to Philadelphia, you’ll be departing from the main train station in the city, the Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station (NYP). This train station is located in the center of Manhattan. It’s also the only Amtrak station within New York City, where all the routes for trains to Philadelphia from New York City go through. As for the arrival station, there are two Amtrak stations in Philadelphia, the William H. Gray III 30th St. Station (PHL) and the North Philadelphia Amtrak Station (PHN). All of the New York City to Philadelphia trains stop at the main William H. Gray III 30th St. Station. As for the North Philadelphia Station, it’s only available when traveling on the Northeast Regional or the Keystone Service. Getting between the two Philadelphia stations takes about 10 minutes on the Trenton Line train.

Yes, some pets are allowed on certain Amtrak trains in certain cabin classes. If pets are allowed on the Amtrak route of your train from New York City to Philadelphia, the animal must be either a small cat or dog. In total, the pet cannot weigh over 25 lbs, including the weight of the pet carrier it must travel in. These pet carriers will count as one of the passenger’s carry-on items. You can reserve a spot for your pet since the number of pets onboard is limited. You can expect to pay an affordable fee per animal. The trains operating this segment from New York City to Philadelphia that allow pets are the Acela trains in business class, and the Crescent, Carolinian, Vermonter, Northeast Regional, Palmetto and Silver Star trains in coach class.

All Amtrak trains have a maximum luggage allowance available no matter what route you choose. All passengers are always allowed at least two small personal items along with two carry-on suitcases with them on board. The checked bag allowance depends on the type of route of the trains to Philadelphia from New York City, as well as the services at the departure and arrival stations. In this case, both the Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station and the William H. Gray III 30th St. Station have checked luggage services. As for those arriving at the North Philadelphia Station, it’s not possible to check baggage. The train routes for this segment that don’t have checked baggage, no matter the station’s services, are the Acela high-speed train and the Northeast Regional, Vermonter and Keystone Service routes. If you have the choice of checking luggage, passengers have two checked items included with their train fares.

Using momondo to find train tickets from New York to Philadelphia, our users have found prices starting from $15 one-way for this week.

The quickest train available from New York will take 0h 55m to arrive in Philadelphia. For this route, you may experience slight differences in travel time depending on the train you book. Look for nonstop options when searching if possible. Consider Amtrak for the quickest available option to your destination.

Amtrak will take you from New York to Philadelphia. Amtrak has been recently found as the cheapest option from $36 round-trip.

The quickest way is to book a train from New York to Philadelphia, which can be as quick as 0h 36m onboard Amtrak. You can also get a flight from New York to Philadelphia, or a bus from New York to Philadelphia which can take you longer to arrive at your destination.

A bus from New York to Philadelphia from $16 can save you up to 90% on the cost of your trip compared to booking a flight from New York to Philadelphia or a train from New York to Philadelphia.

New York and Philadelphia are 82.6 mi apart from one another, but the actual distance by train depends on the route taken. The train journey is around 0h 55m long.

Taking a train to Philadelphia from New York has a carbon footprint of 25lb, on average. Choosing the train for this trip reduces your carbon footprint by about 80% vs. flying. Taking a bus instead of a train would change your carbon footprint to about 15lb.


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