Duration 20h 44m
Distance 882.4 miles
Average price $120
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Alabama and Philadelphia takes 20h 44m. There is at least one train per day from Alabama to Philadelphia. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 20h 44m

  1. Birmingham Intermodal Facility
  2. Philadelphia
20h 44m
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$95 - $140

Alabama to Philadelphia train times

Trains run once daily between Birmingham and Philadelphia. The service departs Birmingham at 14:24 in the afternoon, which arrives into Philadelphia at 12:08. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 20h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham Intermodal Facility and arriving at 30th Street Train Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20h 44m.

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The distance between Alabama and Philadelphia is 799 miles. The road distance is 882.4 miles.

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Alabama to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Birmingham Intermodal Facility station.

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Alabama to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at 30th Street Train Station.

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Philadelphia is 1h ahead of Alabama. It is currently 3:32 AM in Alabama and 4:32 AM in Philadelphia.

There are 654+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Alabama and Philadelphia?

Amtrak operates a train from Birmingham to Philadelphia once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 20h 44m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
20h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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