There are 9 ways to get from Philadelphia to Ashburn by train, subway, bus, car or plane

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Train Amtrak Acela Express, subway  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station Silver

$139 - $305

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Bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from D St Sw & 7Th St Sw to Aviation Dr & Autopilot Dr 5A

$55 - $78

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional, subway  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station Orange

$115 - $237

Bus, subway, line 983 bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
  2. Take the bus from E Street and Columbus Circle NE to Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW Nm
  3. Take the subway from SMITHSONIAN station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Take the line 983 bus from Wiehle Metro Bay K to Aviation Dr @ Autopilot Dr 981 / ...

$55 - $92

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Ashburn 165.7 miles

$16 - $24

Fly Philadelphia to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$217 - $847

Fly Philadelphia to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B to Aviation Dr & Autopilot Dr

$205 - $483

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 52 min

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

$146 - $453

Train to Harrisburg, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak
  2. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) MDT - IAD

$241 - $518

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Ashburn is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Ashburn is to fly which costs $210 - $850 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Ashburn is 140 miles. The road distance is 165.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Ashburn without a car is to train and subway which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $130 - $310.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Philadelphia to Ashburn, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Ashburn is to bus which takes 4 h 58 min and costs $55 - $80. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $210 - $850 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Ashburn is 166 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to drive from Philadelphia to Ashburn.

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United Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Ashburn. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Ashburn.
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  • Distance: 139.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Ashburn, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Ashburn via Washington DC, H St Nw & N Capitol St Nw, H St Nw & 7Th St Nw, 7Th St & H St, 7Th St & E St Sw, D St Sw & 7Th St Sw, and Aviation Dr & Autopilot Dr in around 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Philadelphia to Ashburn 4 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Hartford
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Harrisburg to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SMITHSONIAN station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station 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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from D St Sw & 7Th St Sw to Aviation Dr & Autopilot Dr
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B to Aviation Dr & Autopilot Dr
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
DC Circulator
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from E Street and Columbus Circle NE to Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Wiehle Metro Bay K to Aviation Dr @ Autopilot Dr
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov

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