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There are 4 ways to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia by train, car, bus, subway or plane

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Train  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$143 - $313

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Fort Washington to Philadelphia 149.5 miles

$14 - $22

Bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Take the subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to ARCHIVES station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL

$173 - $448

Bus, subway, train to Baltimore, fly  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Take the subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  4. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL

$277 - $721

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia is to train which costs $140 - $320 and takes 1h 57m.

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The distance between Fort Washington and Philadelphia is 132 miles. The road distance is 149.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 1h 57m and costs $140 - $320.

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It takes approximately 1h 57m to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 59m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Washington to Philadelphia is 150 miles. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Fort Washington to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 455+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 132.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 57m

What companies run services between Fort Washington, MD, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Fort Washington to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1h 34m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to ARCHIVES station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com

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