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

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Fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  1h 53m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ARCHIVES station to COLLEGE PARK/U OF MD station

$169 - $431

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Bus Megabus  •  5h 31m

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

$25 - $40

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Fly to Baltimore  •  2h 15m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI

$222 - $546

Train, bus  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to University City
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Campus Dr & Paint Branch Trail F6

$84 - $202

Train  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$98 - $262

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5h 53m

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

$26 - $56

Drive  •  2h 17m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park 123.9 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 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park is to fly and subway which costs $160 - $440 and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at COLLEGE PARK MARC nb via Philadelphia 30th Street Station and UNION STATION MARC Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and College Park is 110 miles. The road distance is 123.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 47m and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 1h 53m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park is to fly which takes 2h 15m and costs $220 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $95 - $270 and takes 3h 49m, you could also bus, which costs $24 - $40 and takes 5h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 2m.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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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: 1h 53m

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

American Airlines flies from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park 3 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1h 43m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ARCHIVES station to COLLEGE PARK/U OF MD station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Campus Dr & Paint Branch Trail
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.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.

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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
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to College Park is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2h 17m 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 807+ hotels available in College Park. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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