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There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 104 bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station Airport Line
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St 104

$14 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 108 bus, line 104 bus  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the line 108 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal 108
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St 104

$6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester 25.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester 25.7 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to West Chester 25.7 miles

$130 - $190

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and West Chester is around 2h 6m and covers a distance of around 33 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 36m. Operated by SEPTA, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester service departs from Airport Terminal A and arrives in Chestnut St & Darlington St. Typically 219 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 6m
Fastest journey time:
1h 36m
Services per week:
219
Cheapest price:
$14
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:11
Last service departs at:
23:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester train, subway and bus schedules

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → West Chester
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The social distance requirement in West Chester is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester is to drive, which costs $2 - $4 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B and arriving at Chestnut St & Darlington St via 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and West Chester is 20 miles. The road distance is 25.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester without a car is to train and line 104 bus which takes 1h 51m and costs $13 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Chestnut St & Darlington St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester is 26 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester.

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There are 103+ hotels available in West Chester. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester.
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  • Distance: 20 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and West Chester, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester via 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal and 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal in around 2h 5m.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal B to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 West Chester
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Private
$130 - $190
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to West Chester
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com

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