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There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington, line 86 bus  •  2h 32m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Pg Plaza Station & Bus Bay B to Baltimore Ave & Hartwick Rd

$94 - $367

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Bus  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC Philadelphia

$22 - $42

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Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, line 86 bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to PRINCE GEORGES PLAZA station
  3. Take the line 86 bus from Pg Plaza Station & Bus Bay B to Baltimore Ave & Hartwick Rd

$125 - $1,719

Fly to Baltimore, train, bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Campus Dr & Paint Branch Trail

$218 - $467

Train  •  3h 36m

  1. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...

$39 - $107

Bus via Wilmington, De  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to New Carrollton, Md 2401 / ...

$26 - $40

Drive  •  2h 16m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park 125.1 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 16m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and College Park is 110 miles. The road distance is 125.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park without a car is to train which takes 3h 36m and costs $35 - $110.

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It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park is to train which takes 3h 36m and costs $35 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $45 and takes 4h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 7m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2h 16m to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 866+ hotels available in College Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park.
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  • Distance: 109.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 32m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and College Park, MD, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from 30th Street Train Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $95 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Amtrak also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $27 and the journey takes 2h 40m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $3,400
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to PRINCE GEORGES PLAZA station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$50 - $100
Train from 30th Street Train Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $95
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
More information at
Maryland Transit
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Business Seat
$26 - $40
Train from 30th Street Train Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Pg Plaza Station & Bus Bay B to Baltimore Ave & Hartwick Rd
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Campus Dr & Paint Branch Trail
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Book at
megabus.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 Wilmington, De to New Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55

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