Bus New York to Philadelphia and return

Cheap bus and train tickets for trips from Philadelphia to New York and return

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If you want to take a bus from New York to Philadelphia, you’ll look at ticket prices from $1.00 and journey times starting at 1 hr 59 min. Use our bus search to find the ideal bus from Philadelphia to New York and take your pick between the offers of Peter Pan Bus Lines, Greyhound US, megabus US, GotoBus and Busbud. Simply click the "Find Now" button and enjoy your trip!
  Bus New York - Philadelphia    81 mi
Ø Bus connections7 x
Savings-90%

The cheapest bus routes from New York to Philadelphia

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:50 AM
      2:15 PM
    18 Aug
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      1:15 AM
      3:20 AM
    17 Sep
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:20 PM
      1:30 AM
    7 Nov
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      10:20 AM
      12:30 PM
    26 Oct
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      9:20 PM
      11:30 PM
    2 Oct
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:20 PM
      1:30 AM
    12 Sep
    +1
    megabus US
    from $4.26
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      10:45 PM
      12:45 AM
    22 Sep
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $8.52
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      10:45 PM
      12:45 AM
    24 Aug
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $8.52
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:00 PM
      1:10 AM
    25 Dec
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $8.52
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:00 PM
      1:10 AM
    11 Oct
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $8.52
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:00 PM
      1:10 AM
    31 Mar
    Greyhound US
    from $8.52
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:00 PM
      1:10 AM
    26 Sep
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $8.52
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:00 PM
      1:10 AM
    14 Feb
    +1
    Busbud
    from $8.52
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      2:00 PM
      4:00 PM
    24 Nov
    Busbud
    from $8.52


  Bus Philadelphia - New York    81 mi
Ø Bus connections7 x
Savings-90%

The cheapest bus routes from Philadelphia to New York

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      5:10 PM
      8:00 PM
    30 Aug
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      12:20 PM
      2:30 PM
    13 Sep
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      7:00 AM
      9:10 AM
    28 Sep
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:10 PM
      1:15 AM
    12 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      3:40 PM
      5:50 PM
    7 Oct
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:10 PM
      1:15 AM
    6 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.85
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      10:45 PM
      12:45 AM
    20 Aug
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $8.52
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      10:45 PM
      12:45 AM
    21 Aug
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $8.52
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:25 PM
      1:35 AM
    31 Mar
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $8.52
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:25 PM
      1:35 AM
    30 Aug
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $8.52
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:25 PM
      1:35 AM
    28 Oct
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $8.52
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:25 PM
      1:35 AM
    28 Nov
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $8.52
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:25 PM
      1:35 AM
    28 Nov
    +1
    Busbud
    from $8.52
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:25 PM
      1:35 AM
    20 Jun
    +1
    Busbud
    from $8.52


Current ticket prices

Ticket prices for the bus route New York - Philadelphia are currently starting from $1.00. If you book at short notice, however, the trip might set you back $10.00. This is why we recommend checking different departure times (if you're flexible timewise, that is). Sometimes you can save a few dollars by simply taking an earlier bus. Also take a look at travel times: while Greyhound US only needs 1 hr 59 min for the whole journey, you might have to spend more hours on the road when opting for other companies.

Bus stops in New York and Philadelphia

  Stations
West 34th street 631, 10001 New York (USA)
W 31st St 313, 10001 New York (USA)
8th Ave 625, 10018 New York (USA)
Warren St 27, 10007 New York (USA)
  Stations
Market St 2955, 19104 Philadelphia (USA)
John F Kennedy Blvd 1401, 19102 Philadelphia (USA)
Filbert St 1001, 19107 Philadelphia (USA)

More on bus features and services

Finding a cheap bus ticket from New York to Philadelphia can become quite a chore if you don’t know where to look. That's exactly what we're here for: to help you find the right bus. You can compare all the offers available and select the perfect bus! Go for the fastest bus if you're pressed for time, select the cheapest one if you want to travel without breaking the bank or select the one that offers the best amenities.

While carry-on luggage, AC and extra legroom are becoming the norm on most buses, some bus operators go the extra mile and offer modern appliances such as power outlets (sometimes in every single row) or complimentary WiFi. Just enter your point of departure, destination and your preferred date of travel and let our smart bus search help you find the cheapest bus tickets. For instance, when you take a bus from Philadelphia to New York, complimentary WiFi can be found on board most buses operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines.

We’ll help you pick the best offer so that your bus trip from New York to Philadelphia and back is as, or even more convenient than taking the train or flying.

New York and Philadelphia: Useful Info

New York
8.18 Million
Philadelphia
1.53 Million
Taxi
$4.21
$4.13
New York
Philadelphia
A cab ride in New York is 2% more expensive than in Philadelphia.
Local buses
$2.75
$2.25
New York
Philadelphia
A bus fare in New York is 19% more expensive than in Philadelphia.
Beer
$6.00
$4.00
New York
Philadelphia
A large beer in New York is 34% more expensive than in Philadelphia.
Water
$2.15
$2.34
New York
Philadelphia
A bottle of water in New York is 9% cheaper than in Philadelphia.
Meal
$12.39
$12.09
New York
Philadelphia
A meal in New York is 3% more expensive than in Philadelphia.