There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to State College (SCE) PHL - SCE

$168 - $858

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to State College, PA

$30 - $44

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 4693 / ...

$52 - $112

Bus via Harrisburg, Pa  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 4693 / ...

$42 - $100

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University 195 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University is to fly which costs $160 - $900 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Pennsylvania State University is 152 miles. The road distance is 195 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B and arriving at Curtin Rd At Mccoy Natatorium via Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa, Philadelphia, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa and N Atherton St At Walker Building. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

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The nearest airport to Pennsylvania State University is State College (SCE) Airport which is 3.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include Altoona (AOO) (43 miles), Dubois (DUJ) (60.4 miles), Johnstown (JST) (61.6 miles) and Harrisburg (MDT) (71.9 miles).

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University.
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  • Distance: 152.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA?

American Airlines flies from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Pennsylvania State University via Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS, Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa, Philadelphia, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa, State College, Pa, N Atherton St At Walker Building, and Curtin Rd At Mccoy Natatorium in around 6 h 21 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
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bus
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week

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