There are 4 ways to get from New Jersey to Pennsylvania by train, bus or car

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New Jersey to Pennsylvania by train and tram

The journey time between New Jersey and Pennsylvania is around 1h 16m and covers a distance of around 82 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 3m. Operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional, Amtrak Acela Express and others, the New Jersey to Pennsylvania service departs from Newark and arrives in 15th St Trolley Station. Typically 245 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New Jersey to Pennsylvania train and tram schedules


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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Pennsylvania is to drive which costs $8-$13 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Pennsylvania is to train which costs $15-$130 and takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark and arriving at Philadelphia. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from New Jersey to Pennsylvania station. However, there are services departing from Newark and arriving at 15th St Trolley Station via 30th St Trolley Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between New Jersey and Pennsylvania is 186 miles. The road distance is 85.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Pennsylvania without a car is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs $15-$130.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m to get from New Jersey to Pennsylvania, including transfers.

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New Jersey to Pennsylvania bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark station.

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New Jersey to Pennsylvania train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Newark station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Pennsylvania is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs $15-$130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $15-$23 and takes 1h 50m.