Directions from Charlottesville to Philadelphia

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Recommended option

Fly Charlottesville to Philadelphia  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Philadelphia (PHL) CHO - PHL

$223 - $479

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Washington, Dc 3924 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Union Station to Philadelphia

$33 - $67

7 alternative options

Bus to Richmond, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
  2. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Philadelphia (PHL) RIC - PHL

$221 - $497

Fly Washington Dulles to Philadelphia  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL

$190 - $782

Fly Charlottesville to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CHO - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$265 - $753

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express

$165 - $438

Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$85 - $210

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Washington, Dc 3924 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002

$37 - $87

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Philadelphia 255.1 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Charlottesville, VA, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines flies from Charlottesville to Philadelphia twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Charlottesville to Philadelphia via Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 4 h 34 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Richmond to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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 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 Charlottesville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $140
Business Seat
$130 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Charlottesville and Philadelphia is 357 km. The road distance is 408 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Charlottesville to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 2 h 2 min and costs $220 - $480.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Charlottesville Amtrak and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Charlottesville to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville, Va and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Charlottesville to Philadelphia, including transfers.