There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia by plane, shuttle, bus, taxi, train 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.

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Fly from Manhattan  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Philadelphia (PHL) MHK - PHL

$336 - $1,341

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Shuttle, bus  •  30 h 20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Philadelphia, Pa 1682 / ...

$156 - $339

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Shuttle to Kansas City, fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Kansas City International Airport, MO
  2. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Philadelphia (PHL) MCI - PHL

$251 - $669

Taxi, train  •  31 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Topeka Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Topeka Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$404 - $935

Drive  •  20 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Philadelphia 1253.7 miles

$120 - $180

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The distance between Manhattan and Philadelphia is 1145 miles. The road distance is 1253.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 30 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manhattan Airport to Philadelphia Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 11 min and has one stopover.

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Philadelphia is 1 h ahead of Manhattan. It is currently 3:14 AM in Manhattan and 4:14 AM in Philadelphia.

Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Philadelphia is 1254 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 46 min to drive from Manhattan to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from Manhattan Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 374+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Manhattan Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 1145.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, KS, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines flies from Manhattan to Philadelphia hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Buffalo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Louisville
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Richmond
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare, Syracuse
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
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 Topeka Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Kansas City International Airport, MO
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.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 Topeka, Ks to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$210 - $290
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Topeka Amtrak
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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