There are 8 ways to get from Gaithersburg to Philadelphia by subway, train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway, train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to UNION STATION station Red
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$94 - $255

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Station to Philadelphia

$20 - $34

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb 201
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$82 - $225

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Silver Spring, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md 8808 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa 1002 / ...

$30 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to Philadelphia 143.2 miles

$14 - $21

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL

$172 - $446

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL

$198 - $823

Bus to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL

$219 - $562

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gaithersburg to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gaithersburg to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Gaithersburg and Philadelphia is 123 miles. The road distance is 143.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Gaithersburg to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gaithersburg to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from S Frederick Ave & Summit Ave and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Rockville Pike & Marinelli Rd, Silver Spring, Md and Baltimore Downtown, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

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

You can take a bus from Gaithersburg to Philadelphia via Rockville Pike & Marinelli Rd, 2Nd Ave & Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, Md, and Baltimore Downtown, Md in around 4 h 46 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 Silver Spring, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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