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

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

Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Harpers Ferry 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 / ...

$115 - $298

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington Marc
  2. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA via Philadelphia / ...

$12 - $34

6 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md 4440 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa 1002 / ...

$91 - $141

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Harpers Ferry to Philadelphia 170.4 miles

$16 - $25

Train, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL

$177 - $488

Taxi to Hagerstown, fly to Baltimore, train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harpers Ferry to Hagerstown
  2. Fly from Hagerstown (HGR) to Baltimore (BWI) HGR - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$204 - $399

Train, subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Philadelphia  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL

$203 - $865

Train, train to Baltimore, fly to Philadelphia  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL

$297 - $760

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harpers Ferry to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harpers Ferry to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Harpers Ferry and Philadelphia is 144 miles. The road distance is 170.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Harpers Ferry to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Harpers Ferry to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Harpers Ferry Amtrak and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Harpers Ferry, WV, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Harpers Ferry to Philadelphia via Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harpers Ferry to Philadelphia via Frederick, Md and Baltimore Downtown, Md in around 3 h 51 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
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Hagerstown to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
32 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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Frederick, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
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
Other operators
Taxi from Harpers Ferry to Hagerstown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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