There are 11 ways to get from Philadelphia to Akron by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Philadelphia to Akron  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Akron (CAK) PHL - CAK

$166 - $466

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA via State College
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh 4411 / ...

$32 - $83

9 alternative options

Fly Philadelphia to Cleveland, bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Cleveland (CLE) PHL - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$173 - $446

Train to Baltimore, fly to Cleveland, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Cleveland (CLE) BWI - CLE
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$229 - $531

Fly Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PHL - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh

$154 - $502

Train to Newark, fly to Akron  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Akron (CAK) EWR - CAK

$145 - $522

Fly Philadelphia to Erie, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Erie (ERI) PHL - ERI
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$213 - $540

Bus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1685 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh 4411 / ...

$51 - $121

Train, bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh 4411 / ...

$76 - $191

Train, bus via Cleveland Amtrak  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$107 - $262

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Akron 411.2 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Akron is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Akron is to fly which costs $160 - $470 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Akron is 345 miles. The road distance is 411.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Philadelphia to Akron, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Akron. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Akron, Oh via Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 38 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Akron, OH, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Philadelphia to Akron 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Akron via Pittsburgh, Pa in around 8 h 38 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Erie
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Newark to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Newark to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Erie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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 Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85

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