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Duration 7h 20m
Distance 304.6 miles
Average price $35
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The bus between Philadelphia and Boston takes 7h 20m. The bus runs, on average, 5 times per week from Philadelphia to Boston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Philadelphia Megabus Stop
  2. Boston
6h 45m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$16 - $50

Philadelphia to Boston bus times

Buses run five times a week between Philadelphia and Boston. The service departs Philadelphia at 07:00 in the morning, which arrives into Boston at 14:20. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 7h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia Megabus Stop and arriving at Boston South Buses. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 45m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Boston is 272 miles. The road distance is 304.6 miles.

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Philadelphia to Boston bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Philadelphia Megabus Stop station.

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Philadelphia to Boston bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Boston South Buses station.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia and Boston?

Boltbus operates a bus from Philadelphia Megabus Stop to Boston South Buses 4 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 6h 45m. Two other operators also service this route.
Bus operators
Boltbus
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia Megabus Stop to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
boltbus.com
Flixbus USA
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90
Megabus
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $23
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St to New York
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Book at
megabus.com

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