There are 9 ways to get from Delaware to Amherst College by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to New York, Ny 2400 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA Peter Pan

$48 - $72

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Train via New Haven  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Station Amtrak Hartford Line / ...

$73 - $207

Train  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...

$53 - $153

Train, bus  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - 30th St Station to New York
  3. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA

$50 - $133

Drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Amherst College 288.9 miles

$28 - $45

Train, fly to New Haven, drive  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Haven (HVN) PHL - HVN
  3. Drive from New Haven to Amherst College

$153 - $830

Train, fly to Hartford, bus  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA

$197 - $574

Train, fly to Worcester, bus  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Worcester (ORH) PHL - ORH
  3. Take the bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA

$163 - $856

Train, fly to Providence, bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Providence (PVD) PHL - PVD
  3. Take the train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
  4. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA

$154 - $548

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The cheapest way to get from Delaware to Amherst College is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Delaware to Amherst College is to train and fly and drive which costs $150 - $850 and takes 4h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Delaware to Amherst College. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De and arriving at Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 17m.

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The distance between Delaware and Amherst College is 298 miles. The road distance is 288.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Delaware to Amherst College without a car is to bus which takes 7h 17m and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 7h 17m to get from Delaware to Amherst College, including transfers.

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Delaware to Amherst College bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Wilmington, De station.

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The best way to get from Delaware to Amherst College is to bus which takes 7h 17m and costs $45 - $75. Alternatively, you can train via New Haven, which costs $70 - $210 and takes 7h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New Haven Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Delaware to Amherst College bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA station.

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Map of how to get from Delaware to Amherst College.
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  • Distance: 297.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 17m

What companies run services between Delaware, USA and Amherst College, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilmington to Amherst College via New York, Ny, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA in around 7h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wilmington to Amherst College via New Haven Union Station, Springfield Amtrak Station, Union Station, Springfield, MA, and Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA in around 7h 48m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $110
Train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
Train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
Train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$65 - $140
Business Class Seat
$100 - $190
Train from Wilmington Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Wilmington to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wilmington, De to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$26 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
peterpanbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - 30th St Station to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
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megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Delaware to Amherst College is 289 miles. It takes approximately 5h 15m to drive from Delaware to Amherst College.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to New Haven Airport.

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