There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Bel Air by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Woodbridge Amtrak Northeast Regional

$189 - $466

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...

$33 - $72

4 alternative options

Train, line 1648 bus, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the line 1648 bus from Washington, Dc to Springfield
  3. Take the bus from Franconia Springfield Metro Departures to OMNIRIDE Transit Center Arrivals
  4. Take the bus from OMNIRIDE Transit Center Departures to Darbydale Ave @ Eastlawn Ave

$108 - $274

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Bel Air 168 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  2. Take the bus from Franconia Springfield Metro Departures to OMNIRIDE Transit Center Arrivals
  3. Take the bus from OMNIRIDE Transit Center Departures to Darbydale Ave @ Eastlawn Ave

$176 - $452

Fly to Charlottesville, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlottesville (CHO) PHL - CHO
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Manassas Amtrak

$279 - $587

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Bel Air is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Bel Air is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Bel Air is 149 miles. The road distance is 168 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Philadelphia to Bel Air, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Bel Air. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Darbydale Ave @ Eastlawn Ave via Washington, Dc, Franconia Springfield Metro Departures and OMNIRIDE Transit Center Departures. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Bel Air via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Woodbridge Amtrak in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Bel Air every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
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 Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Woodbridge Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Manassas Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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 Washington, Dc to Springfield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
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
Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission
Website
prtctransit.org
Bus from Franconia Springfield Metro Departures to OMNIRIDE Transit Center Arrivals
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
prtctransit.org
Bus from OMNIRIDE Transit Center Departures to Darbydale Ave @ Eastlawn Ave
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
prtctransit.org

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