How to get from Pennsylvania to Alabama

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Recommended option

Fly Philadelphia to Birmingham  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Birmingham (BHM) PHL - BHM

$193 - $614

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  22 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Atlanta via Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al 3861 / ...

$100 - $151

6 alternative options

Fly Pittsburgh to Atlanta  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Atlanta (ATL) PIT - ATL

$132 - $358

Fly Philadelphia to Pensacola, bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pensacola (PNS) PHL - PNS
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al

$260 - $1,284

Fly Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) to Atlanta (ATL) ABE - ATL

$212 - $987

Train  •  21 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent

$122 - $363

Bus via Baltimore Downtown, Md  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al

$106 - $267

Drive  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Birmingham 878.2 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Pennsylvania, USA and Alabama, USA?

American Airlines, Frontier Airlines and three other airlines fly from Upper Darby to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to Birmingham twice daily. Tickets cost $120 - $360 and the journey takes 20 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,300
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,300
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $360
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pennsylvania and Alabama is 1176 km. The road distance is 1405 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania to Alabama is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania to Alabama is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $190 - $650.

No, there is no direct bus from Pennsylvania to Alabama. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Pennsylvania to Alabama, including transfers.