There are 9 ways to get from Cleveland 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 Cleveland to Philadelphia  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Philadelphia (PHL) CLE - PHL

$160 - $420

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 4440
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA via State College

$36 - $93

7 alternative options

Fly Cleveland to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 38 min

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

$212 - $508

Bus to Akron, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, OH to Akron Canton Airport
  2. Fly from Akron (CAK) to Philadelphia (PHL) CAK - PHL

$169 - $469

Fly Cleveland to Newark, train  •  5 h 19 min

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

$158 - $468

Bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Newark, Nj 1604 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa 1683 / ...

$61 - $149

Train  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$91 - $241

Train via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$159 - $434

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Cleveland to Philadelphia 434.2 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Philadelphia is to fly which costs $160 - $420 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Cleveland and Philadelphia is 360 miles. The road distance is 434.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Cleveland to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cleveland to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Newark, Nj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cleveland to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Cleveland Amtrak and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak via Pittsburgh Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cleveland to Philadelphia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cleveland to Philadelphia via Newark, Nj in around 10 h 57 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Cleveland to Newark via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Akron to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Cleveland to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
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
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
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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
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
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 Cleveland, Oh to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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