There are 11 ways to get from Montreal to Philadelphia by plane, night bus, train, bus or car

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Fly Montreal to Philadelphia  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Philadelphia (PHL) YUL - PHL

$130 - $514

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Train, bus  •  13h 19m

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Albany-Rensselaer to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St Ny

$60 - $109

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Night bus to Burlington, fly to Philadelphia  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Philadelphia (PHL) BTV - PHL

$254 - $1,331

Fly Montreal to New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YUL - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station

$131 - $446

Fly Montreal to New York JFK, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to New York JFK (JFK) YUL - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station

$163 - $458

Fly Montreal to Newark, train  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Newark (EWR) YUL - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station

$110 - $637

Fly Montreal to Baltimore, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Baltimore (BWI) YUL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station

$221 - $557

Train to Ottawa, fly to Philadelphia  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Philadelphia (PHL) YOW - PHL

$225 - $898

Bus  •  10h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa 3213 / ...

$78 - $109

Train  •  11h 53m

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station Adirondack
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station Acela / ...

$78 - $156

Drive  •  8h 1m

  1. Drive from Montreal to Philadelphia 456.9 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 8h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Philadelphia is to fly which costs $170 - $700 and takes 5h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Montreal, QC and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreal station to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Montreal Central Station and arriving at 30th Street Train Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 53m.

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The distance between Montreal and Philadelphia is 394 miles. The road distance is 456.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Philadelphia without a car is to bus which takes 10h 18m and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 29m to get from Montreal to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Montreal to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Montreal, QC station.

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Montreal to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Montreal Central Station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 5h 29m and costs $170 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 10h 18m, you could also train, which costs $100 - $220 and takes 11h 53m.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 394.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 29m

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Air Canada and American Airlines fly from Montreal to Philadelphia every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Philadelphia via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 10h 18m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Newark via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Burlington to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Montreal to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Montreal to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Flights from Montreal to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Newark via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
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 New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from Montreal Central Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $130
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$23 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$65 - $90
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Albany-Rensselaer to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $29
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $25
Book at
megabus.com

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 36m.

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Montreal to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Montreal to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at 30th Street Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Philadelphia is 457 miles. It takes approximately 8h 1m to drive from Montreal to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Montreal Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 482+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 28 min and costs $3 - $10.

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