There are 7 ways to get from Knoxville to Philadelphia by plane, tram, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Philadelphia, line 36 tram  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Knoxville (TYS) to Philadelphia (PHL) TYS - PHL
  2. Take the line 36 tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 15th St Trolley Station

$235 - $677

Cheapest option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Knoxville to New York, NY Knoxville
  2. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia, PA Nyc

$74

5 alternative options

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Knoxville (TYS) to Newark (EWR) TYS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$173 - $782

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Knoxville (TYS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) TYS - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$267 - $719

Bus, train  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Knoxville, Tn to Roanoke, Va
  2. Take the train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$202 - $527

Bus NYTN Bus  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Knoxville, TN to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York - 133 E. Broadway to Philadelphia

$120 - $222

Drive  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Knoxville to Philadelphia 625.5 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Knoxville to Philadelphia is to bus which costs $74 and takes 17 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Knoxville to Philadelphia is to fly and line 36 tram which costs $230 - $700 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Knoxville and Philadelphia is 554 miles. The road distance is 625.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Knoxville to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Knoxville to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Cumberland Ave WB @ 11th St and arriving at Philadelphia, PA via Knoxville and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 36 min.

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The best way to get from Knoxville to Knoxville Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $55 - $70.

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Map of how to get from Knoxville to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 553.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Knoxville, TN, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Knoxville to Philadelphia via Walmart, Knoxville, TN, New York, NY, and New York - 133 E. Broadway in around 15 h 44 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Knoxville to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Knoxville to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Knoxville to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Knoxville to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Knoxville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Knoxville to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Knoxville to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Knoxville to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Knoxville to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Knoxville to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Knoxville to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Knoxville to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Knoxville to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Knoxville to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Knoxville to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Knoxville to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Knoxville to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 15th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
septa.org
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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
Bus operators
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 Knoxville, Tn to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from Knoxville, TN to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $200
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from New York - 133 E. Broadway to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Knoxville to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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