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There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3h 19m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Minneapolis (MSP) PHL - MSP

$88 - $339

5 alternative options

Bus via New York  •  29h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to St Paul, MN

$140 - $200

Train via New York  •  31h 4m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis

$179 - $307

Bus  •  34h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington to Baltimore Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to St Paul

$146 - $210

Train  •  37h 8m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Empire Builder

$157 - $232

Drive  •  19h 8m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center 1164.2 miles

$110 - $170

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center by bus and walk

The journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Xcel Energy Center is around 2 days 2h and covers a distance of around 1344 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 2h. Operated by SEPTA, Focus, D&W Bus and others, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center service departs from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arrives in Xcel Energy Center. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 2h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 2h
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$140
Carbon emissions:
268 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:31
Last service departs at:
15:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center bus and walk schedules

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → Xcel Energy Center
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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center is to fly which costs $85 - $340 and takes 3h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center is to fly which costs $85 - $340 and takes 3h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arriving at St Paul, MN via Broad St & Snyder Av, Philadelphia, New York, Archer & Red Line Station and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at St. Paul-Minneapolis via Philadelphia, New York Moynihan Train Hall and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 4m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Xcel Energy Center is 979 miles. The road distance is 1164.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center without a car is to bus via New York which takes 29h 33m and costs $140 - $200.

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It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center bus services, operated by Focus, depart from Philadelphia station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Philadelphia station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center is to fly which takes 3h 19m and costs $85 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus via New York, which costs $140 - $200 and takes 29h 33m, you could also train via New York, which costs $170 - $310 and takes 31h 4m.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center.
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  • Distance: 978.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 19m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Xcel Energy Center, MN, USA?

Sun Country Airlines, American Airlines and five other airlines fly from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center via Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS, Broad St & Snyder Av, Broad St & Walnut St, Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, IL, Archer & Red Line Station, Clark & Harrison, Chicago, and St Paul, MN in around 29h 33m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Philadelphia to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Book at
gotobus.com
D&W Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Megabus
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 to Baltimore Downtown
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Baltimore Downtown to Chicago
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Chicago to St Paul
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 42m.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at St Paul, MN station.

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Xcel Energy Center is 1h behind Philadelphia Airport (PHL). It is currently 5:10 AM in Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and 4:10 AM in Xcel Energy Center.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at St. Paul-Minneapolis station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center is 1164 miles. It takes approximately 19h 8m to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Xcel Energy Center.

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Sun Country Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Air Canada and three other airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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There are 222+ hotels available in Xcel Energy Center. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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