There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg 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.

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Train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Williamsburg Amtrak Northeast Regional

$93 - $211

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Bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Williamsburg 3561 / ...

$54 - $110

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Train via Washington Union Station  •  7 h 37 min

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

$171 - $448

Drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg 295.1 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Newport News, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Newport News (PHF) PHL - PHF
  2. Take the bus from Warwick Blvd + Elmhurst St to Pochnts Trl + Anhsr Bsch Brwry

$171 - $911

Fly to Norfolk, train, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Norfolk (ORF) PHL - ORF
  2. Take the train from Newport News Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Wmbg Transp Center to Pochnts Trl + Bsch Grdns Engld

$294 - $739

Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Busch Gardens Williamsburg is 205 miles. The road distance is 295.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg without a car is to train which takes 7 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg is to train which takes 7 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Newport News Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg is 295 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to drive from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Newport News Airport.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg.
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  • Distance: 205.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg twice daily. Tickets cost $90 - $210 and the journey takes 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Busch Gardens Williamsburg via Richmond, Va and Williamsburg in around 7 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Newport News
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Train operators
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 Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$140 - $210
Train from Washington Union Station to Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from Newport News Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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
Bus operators
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 Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Richmond, Va to Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
WATA
Phone
+1 757-220-5493
Website
gowata.org
Bus from Warwick Blvd + Elmhurst St to Pochnts Trl + Anhsr Bsch Brwry
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gowata.org
Bus from Wmbg Transp Center to Pochnts Trl + Bsch Grdns Engld
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gowata.org

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