There are 8 ways to get from Carnegie Mellon University 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 56 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Philadelphia (PHL) PIT - PHL

$130 - $440

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA via State College

$18 - $48

6 alternative options

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 4 min

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

$132 - $408

Fly to Lancaster, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Lancaster (LNS) PIT - LNS
  2. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$68 - $172

Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 51 min

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

$148 - $478

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 1684

$38 - $88

Train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$58 - $162

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Carnegie Mellon University to Philadelphia 304.9 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Philadelphia is to bus which costs $17 - $50 and takes 9 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Philadelphia is to fly which costs $130 - $440 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Carnegie Mellon University and Philadelphia is 256 miles. The road distance is 304.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carnegie Mellon University to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Forbes Ave Opp Hamburg Hall and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Carnegie Mellon University, PA, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Carnegie Mellon University to Philadelphia every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Carnegie Mellon University to Philadelphia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Pittsburgh to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Altoona
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
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
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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85

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