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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You can get a bus ticket from New York to Philadelphia or from Philadelphia to New York for only $1.00. Greyhound US, iLIKEBUS, megabus US, OurBus, GotoBus and Busbud offer affordable and convenient intercity bus routes between these two cities, allowing travellers to save money without compromising comfort. This route's fastest travel time starts at 1h 59m . The choice is yours: Just click "Find Now" to see all available options and take your pick!

New York to Philadelphia Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$1.00
Fastest Bus1h 50m
Distance80.6 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus US, Peter Pan Bus Lines, Greyhound US


  Bus New York - Philadelphia    81 mi
Ø Bus connections11 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
      9:20 PM
      11:30 PM
    6 Nov
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:20 PM
      1:30 AM
    17 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:20 PM
      1:30 AM
    8 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      3:05 PM
      5:00 PM
    20 Oct
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:20 PM
      1:30 AM
    20 Nov
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      5:20 PM
      7:30 PM
    12 Sep
    megabus US
    from $4.40
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      6:00 PM
      7:50 PM
    31 Aug
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $6.16
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:00 PM
      1:10 AM
    22 Aug
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $7.04
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      11:00 PM
      1:10 AM
    29 Aug
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $7.04
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      6:00 PM
      7:50 PM
    6 Nov
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $8.80


  Carpooling New York - Philadelphia    81 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from New York to Philadelphia

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • New York
    Philadelphia
      4:00 PM
      6:30 PM
    31 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $9.00


  Bus Philadelphia - New York    81 mi
Ø Bus connections11 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
      9:10 PM
      11:10 PM
    30 Sep
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      9:10 PM
      11:10 PM
    31 Oct
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      4:10 PM
      6:10 PM
    6 Oct
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      3:15 PM
      5:15 PM
    19 Nov
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      9:10 PM
      11:10 PM
    1 Oct
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      6:25 PM
      8:25 PM
    13 Nov
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      9:10 PM
      11:10 PM
    16 Nov
    megabus US
    from $0.88
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      4:00 PM
      6:25 PM
    22 Aug
    Greyhound US
    from $7.04
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      11:45 PM
      1:45 AM
    28 Aug
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $7.04
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      6:00 PM
      7:50 PM
    31 Aug
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $8.80
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      6:00 PM
      7:50 PM
    31 Aug
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $8.80


  Carpooling Philadelphia - New York    81 mi

The cheapest train connections from Philadelphia to New York

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Philadelphia
    New York
      4:30 PM
      7:20 PM
    31 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $7.00


Current ticket prices

Low-cost travel is what you're after? Then taking the bus is just perfect for you. But beware: there can be price differences nonetheless! Ticket prices for the route New York - Philadelphia are currently ranging from $1.00 to $10.00. If you're flexible timewise, we recommend checking different departure times. Sometimes you can save some dollars on top by simply taking an earlier bus. Another thing to take into account is the travel time: while Greyhound US will get you to your destination in only 1h 59m, other companies' buses take up 3h 0m.

Bus stops in New York and Philadelphia

  Stations
W 34th St 550, 10001 New York (USA)
Warren St 27, 10007 New York (USA)
8th Ave 625, 10018 New York (USA)
  Stations
Market St 2955, 19104 Philadelphia (USA)
Market St 1018, 19107 Philadelphia (USA)

More on bus features and services

Taking the bus is not only affordable but it's also eco-friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions. Bus operators have also taken giant steps to modernize their fleet. Most of the on-board features you get when taking the train or flying, can also be found on board a bus.

Buses have become the way to travel in the 21st century. Unlike most other transportation modes, if you buy a bus ticket from New York to Philadelphia, there’s one bus operator offering free wireless internet: Greyhound US. That way you'll be able to snapchat your route or get some work done if you're on business. When taking a bus from Philadelphia to New York, also check whether the bus of your choice is equipped with entertainment systems.

Keep in mind that it’s best to compare offers: The on-board features of the different companies which serve routes from New York to Philadelphia and back can vary. That's exactly what we're here for: to help you find the right bus. The choice is yours - travel smart!

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.
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