Find train tickets from Philadelphia to New York

PHL — NYC
May 11 — May 181
1 adult
Sat 5/11
Sat 5/18

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Average price (round-trip)

$20

Average price (one-way)

$10
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Top tips for finding Philadelphia to New York train tickets

  • When taking a train from Philadelphia to New York, your departure train station is 30th Street Station. If you take the Market-Frankford subway line, it only takes about six minutes from the city center to the train station. The station has elevators for disabled passengers to get to the concourse and features Quik-Trak shops for travelers to purchase various items. If you arrive before your departure time, you can relax at the Metropolitan lounge while you wait.
  • The arrival station of trains from Philadelphia to New York is Penn Station, which is also accessible via subway. If you take the C-line to the station from New York, your trip will take only take six minutes. It also features elevators for disabled passengers. In addition, the station offers free Wi-Fi for travelers’ entertainment.
  • Travelers are allowed to bring two personal items under 25 pounds, measuring not more than 14x11x7 inches. Carry-on items should be under 50 pounds and less than 28x22x14 inches in size. Make sure to tag your luggage with your name and address. Overweight bags must have items removed and be repacked to meet the 50-pound limit, and passengers have a limit of two excess bags, which will come with extra fees. Carry-on luggage must be kept close to passengers in overhead racks, designated luggage compartments, or under seats.
  • Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York is the most efficient and comfortable mode of travel. Amtrak trips from Philadelphia to New York only take about an hour and get you directly to the middle of New York City, where flights can’t reach. Trains allow passengers to skip traffic, and travelers do not have to go through the hassle of security checks. Also, when traveling by train, you won’t need to arrive at the departure station an hour before the departure time. Unlike flights, if you book a train in advance when traveling from Philadelphia to New York, you will end up saving more money.
  • 25% of our users found round-trip train tickets from Philadelphia to New York for $32 or less.
  • You will generally catch the best train deals if you travel in the afternoon.
  • The cheapest train from Philadelphia to New York was found 62 days before departure, on average.

FAQs when traveling from Philadelphia to New York by train

  • Do Acela trains from Philadelphia to New York have different travel classes?

    Amtrak from Philadelphia to New York has two travel classes: regular and Acela. Regular class fares are more affordable than Acela class.  Acela, the faster of the two options, is mainly used by business travelers because it offers more seat space, personal outlets, reading lights, and USB ports. Regular class travelers can reserve seats with better views and curtains, along with ample legroom and adjustable reading lights.

  • Is Wi-Fi available on trains from Philadelphia to New York?

    Amtrak offers free Wi-Fi on trains traveling from Philadelphia to New York. The Wi-Fi network has enough bandwidth for passengers onboard to support general web browsing activities, but it will not sustain high-bandwidth online activities like downloading large files or streaming music and videos.

  • Can travelers bring pets onboard trains from Philadelphia to New York?

    Travelers can bring along their small dogs or cats on Amtrak trains. However, Acela Express trains do not allow pets onboard on weekends and holidays, and some trains do not allow pets at all. On Amtrak trains, pets must be under 20 pounds. A passenger can only bring one pet, which must be at least eight weeks old.

  • Are there restaurants on trains from Philadelphia to New York?

    Amtrak trains offer café service, where travelers can purchase a variety of meals, drinks, and snacks. Customers in all travel classes can take advantage of quick service from the café, which offers wide tables and comfortable seats where travelers can enjoy a meal with friends or new acquaintances. The menu varies by route; long-distance trains have more comprehensive meal plans, while short-distance trains have more snacks than meals.

  • How long is a train journey to New York from Philadelphia?

    The train journey from Philadelphia to New York takes 1h 18m on average and covers a distance of 82 miles.

  • What train companies travel from Philadelphia to New York?

    Amtrak is the only train operator serving this route.

  • How much does a train ticket from Philadelphia to New York cost?

    The average price of a round-trip train ticket from Philadelphia to New York is $35. In the last 3 days, the lowest price found by KAYAK users was $20.

Book Amtrak tickets from Philadelphia to New York (round-trip)

5/6Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
5/8Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/6Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
5/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 25mZYP-ZFV
$20
4/16Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
4/24Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZYP-ZFV
$20
4/28Sun
nonstopAmtrak
1h 26mZFV-ZYP
4/29Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 32mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
1h 27mZFV-ZYP
5/11Sat
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 22mZFV-ZYP
5/10Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZYP-ZFV
$20
4/30Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 30mZFV-ZYP
5/2Thu
nonstopAmtrak
1h 20mZYP-ZFV
$20
1/24Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 42mZFV-ZYP
1/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
1h 27mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 27mZFV-ZYP
5/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 36mZYP-ZFV
$20
4/24Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 30mZFV-ZYP
5/10Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/10Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 24mZFV-ZYP
5/17Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 25mZYP-ZFV
$20
4/22Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
4/30Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 32mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
5/19Sun
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/11Sat
nonstopAmtrak
1h 25mZFV-ZYP
5/13Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 20mZYP-ZFV
$20
6/3Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 42mZFV-ZYP
6/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 23mZYP-ZFV
$20
6/3Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 30mZFV-ZYP
6/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 25mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/6Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
5/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/29Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 23mZFV-ZYP
5/29Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 36mZYP-ZFV
$20
5/3Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 05mZFV-ZRP
5/6Mon
nonstopAmtrak
1h 16mZRP-ZFV
$20
5/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
1h 27mZFV-ZYP
5/16Thu
nonstopAmtrak
1h 20mZYP-ZFV
$20

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Book Amtrak tickets from Philadelphia to New York (one-way)

4/16Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 30mZFV-ZYP
$10
5/7Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 30mZFV-ZYP
$10
5/24Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 22mZFV-ZYP
$10
6/13Thu
nonstopAmtrak
1h 08mZFV-ZRP
$10
4/26Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 05mZFV-ZRP
$10
6/21Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 30mZFV-ZYP
$10
5/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 22mZFV-ZYP
$10
6/28Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 27mZFV-ZYP
$10
4/28Sun
nonstopAmtrak
1h 26mZFV-ZYP
$10
5/24Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 22mZFV-ZYP
$10
4/26Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 27mZFV-ZYP
$10
5/11Sat
nonstopAmtrak
1h 25mZFV-ZYP
$10
6/22Sat
nonstopAmtrak
1h 24mZFV-ZYP
$10
6/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
1h 20mZFV-ZRP
$10
5/21Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
$10
6/8Sat
nonstopAmtrak
1h 26mZFV-ZYP
$10
5/17Fri
nonstopAmtrak
1h 21mZFV-ZYP
$10
4/18Thu
nonstopAmtrak
1h 30mZFV-ZYP
$10
6/8Sat
nonstopAmtrak
1h 28mZFV-ZYP
$10
7/9Tue
nonstopAmtrak
1h 46mZFV-ZYP
$10

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