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There are 9 ways to get from Kennedy to Philadelphia by car, plane, bus or train

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

Drive to Erie, fly  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kennedy to Erie
  2. Fly from Erie (ERI) to Philadelphia (PHL) ERI - PHL

$163 - $446

Cheapest option

Bus via Binghamton, NY  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kennedy, NY to Olean, NY
  2. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Binghamton, NY
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Scranton 212
  4. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa

$75 - $170

7 alternative options

Bus to State College, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to State College
  2. Fly from State College (SCE) to Philadelphia (PHL) SCE - PHL

$299 - $1,050

Bus, bus to Buffalo, fly  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Kennedy, NY to Salamanca
  2. Take the bus from Salamanca to Buffalo, NY
  3. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Philadelphia (PHL) BUF - PHL

$198 - $773

Bus, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to Philipsburg, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philipsburg, PA to Harrisburg
  3. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$184 - $281

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to State College Casino
  2. Take the bus from State College, PA to Philadelphia, PA

$149 - $213

Bus, train via Dubois, PA  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Salamanca to Dubois, PA
  2. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Harrisburg
  3. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$110 - $229

Bus, train #2  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunkirk, NY to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$294 - $590

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Kennedy to Philadelphia 391.2 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Kennedy to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kennedy to Philadelphia is to drive and fly which costs $160 - $450 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Kennedy and Philadelphia is 257 miles. The road distance is 391.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Kennedy to Philadelphia without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 52 min and costs $180 - $290.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Kennedy to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Erie Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kennedy to Philadelphia is 391 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to drive from Kennedy to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from Erie Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 437+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kennedy to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 257 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Kennedy, NY, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Kennedy to Philadelphia via Seneca Allegany Casino, State College, N Atherton St at Walker Building, North Atherton Place at McDonalds, and State College, PA in around 9 h 26 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Erie to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from State College to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
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 Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$90 - $130
EconomyPlus
$120 - $170
Business
$160 - $220
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to State College
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
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Bus from Salamanca to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to Philipsburg, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Philipsburg, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Salamanca to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Dubois, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Kennedy, NY to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Kennedy, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Scranton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 Binghamton, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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