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There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach by plane, taxi, train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Fly, taxi  •  2h

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Salisbury (SBY) PHL - SBY
  2. Take a taxi from Salisbury to Rehoboth Beach

$313 - $562

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, line 113 bus, line 13 bus, bus, line 201 bus  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Chester Transportation Center 37
  2. Take the line 113 bus from Chester Transportation Center to Tri State Mall - 1 113
  3. Take the line 13 bus from Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site to Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr 13
  4. Take the bus from Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr to Dover Transit Center 301
  5. Take the bus from Dover Transit Center to Lewes Transit Center 307
  6. Take the line 201 bus from Lewes Transit Center to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk 201

$16 - $26

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Washington  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk

$57 - $207

Train, bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
  2. Take the bus from Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr to Dover Transit Center 301
  3. Take the bus from Dover Transit Center to Lewes Transit Center 307

$22 - $124

Drive  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach 112.6 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  2h 10m

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Rehoboth Beach 112.6 miles

$350 - $480

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach by train and bus

The journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Rehoboth Beach is around 8h 53m and covers a distance of around 140 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 14m. Operated by SEPTA, Amtrak Northeast Regional, Amtrak Acela Express and others, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach service departs from Airport Terminal A and arrives in Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 53m
Fastest journey time:
5h 14m
Journey distance:
140 miles
Services per week:
24
Cheapest price:
$39
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:11
Last service departs at:
18:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach train and bus schedules

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → Rehoboth Beach
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rehoboth Beach is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rehoboth Beach is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rehoboth Beach is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2h 10m.

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The fastest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach is to fly and taxi which takes 2h and costs $310 - $600.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arriving at Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk via Chester Transportation Center, Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site, Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr, Dover Transit Center and Lewes Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 41m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Rehoboth Beach is 81 miles. The road distance is 112.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach without a car is to train and bus via Washington which takes 5h 22m and costs $55 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Salisbury Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach bus services, operated by DART First State, arrive at Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach is 113 miles. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach.

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  • Distance: 80.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Rehoboth Beach, DE, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Rehoboth Beach via Chester Transportation Center, Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site, Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr, Dover Transit Center, and Lewes Transit Center in around 7h 41m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
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 to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $160
First Class
$130 - $260
Train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $100
First Class
$70 - $190
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 Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
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 Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
bestbus.com
DART First State
Phone
+1 800-652-3278
Website
dartfirststate.com
Bus from Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr to Dover Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
DART First State
Bus from Dover Transit Center to Lewes Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
DART First State
Bus from Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site to Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
DART First State
Bus from Lewes Transit Center to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
DART First State
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Chester Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Chester Transportation Center to Tri State Mall - 1
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Rehoboth Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$350 - $480
Private
$350 - $480
Taxi from Salisbury to Rehoboth Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Taxi, Etc
Phone
+1-443-736-3241
Website
taxietc.weebly.com

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