There are 10 ways to get from Boston to University of Pennsylvania by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$160 - $430

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Philadelphia

$27 - $45

8 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$42 - $81

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Boston to University of Pennsylvania 310.8 miles

$30 - $45

Fly Boston to Philadelphia  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL

$94 - $317

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$141 - $521

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Philadelphia (PHL) MHT - PHL

$177 - $496

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  5 h 12 min

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

$83 - $365

Bus to Worcester, fly to Philadelphia  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORH - PHL

$180 - $932

Train to Providence, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL

$133 - $403

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to University of Pennsylvania is to bus which costs $26 - $45 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to University of Pennsylvania is to fly which costs $90 - $320 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Boston and University of Pennsylvania is 273 miles. The road distance is 310.8 miles.

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The train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak takes 5 h 9 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to University of Pennsylvania. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at 34th St & Spruce St via JFK Blvd & 30th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak station and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to University of Pennsylvania every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $430 and the journey takes 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to University of Pennsylvania via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Philadelphia, Pa, 13th St Station - MFL, and 34th St Station - MFL in around 6 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Worcester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Megabus
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com

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