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Travel guide Newark–Philadelphia
What train companies operate the route from Newark to Philadelphia?
The route is operated by the following Amtrak services: Acela Express, Keystone Service, and Northeast Regional.
What is the schedule for the train route from Newark to Philadelphia?
Trains depart from 3:45 AM until 11:32 PM, with departures about every 30 to 60 minutes. Saturday and Sunday mornings offer an early departure at 3:20 AM. On Saturday night, there is also a departure at 12:32 AM.
What are the departure and arrival train stations for the route from Newark to Philadelphia?
Trains depart from Newark Station and arrive at 30th Street Station in Philadelphia.
What distance is the train route from Newark to Philadelphia?
The total distance covered on this route is approximately 80 miles.
How long does it take to travel from Newark to Philadelphia by train?
Travel time ranges from 55 minutes to just over 1 hour, depending on the service used.
What are the stops on the train route from Newark to Philadelphia?
The Acela Express service runs nonstop. The Keystone Service stops once at Trenton Station. The Northeast Regional service stops at Newark Liberty International Airport, Metropark Station, and Trenton Station.
Why should you travel by train from Newark to Philadelphia?
In the congested east coast, traveling by train is faster (and often cheaper) than driving. Train travelers can avoid the the high parking and toll costs experienced by drivers.
What is there to see and do in Philadelphia?
Visitors to Philadelphia should check out Independence National Historic Park. Museums are also plentiful in Philadelphia, with many focusing on the nation’s history. There is also an African-American history museum, a Jewish history museum, and a science museum called the Academy of Natural Sciences. It is a must that visitors experience a Philly cheesesteak sandwich, which is perhaps Philadelphia’s most famous food offering.