There are 8 ways to get from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Philadelphia  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Philadelphia (PHL) DTW - PHL

$56 - $278

7 alternative options

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Baltimore (BWI) DTW - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$148 - $525

Fly to Trenton-Mercer, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Trenton-Mercer (TTN) DTW - TTN
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$169 - $422

Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Newark (EWR) DTW - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$129 - $465

Bus  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  3. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa

$87 - $213

Bus via Pittsburgh, PA  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA

$61 - $158

Bus, train  •  18 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$193 - $531

Drive  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia 585.5 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Ann Arbor, MI, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia via Detroit, Mi and Baltimore Downtown, Md in around 17 h 59 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Detroit to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Flights from Detroit to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Detroit to Trenton-Mercer
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia?

The distance between Ann Arbor and Philadelphia is 763 km. The road distance is 937 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia?

The cheapest way to get from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia?

The quickest way to get from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $55 - $280.

Is there a direct bus between Ann Arbor and Philadelphia?

No, there is no direct bus from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Ann Arbor, Mi and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Detroit, Mi and Baltimore Downtown, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia?

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia, including transfers.