There are 8 ways to get from Philadelphia to Cincinnati 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 Covington  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Covington (CVG) PHL - CVG

$109 - $859

Cheapest option

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY to Cincinnati, OH - 419 E Court St

$72 - $82

6 alternative options

Fly Philadelphia to Dayton, bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Dayton (DAY) PHL - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$183 - $1,363

Train to Baltimore, fly to Covington  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Covington (CVG) BWI - CVG

$185 - $1,024

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Covington  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Covington (CVG) DCA - CVG

$230 - $675

Train to Newark, fly to Covington  •  5 h 30 min

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

$128 - $815

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$73 - $176

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Cincinnati 575.7 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Cincinnati is to fly which costs $100 - $900 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Cincinnati is 504 miles. The road distance is 575.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Philadelphia to Cincinnati, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Cincinnati, Oh via Pittsburgh, Pa and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 2 min.

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

American Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Cincinnati hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Cincinnati via Pittsburgh, Pa and Columbus, Oh in around 12 h 2 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Covington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Newark to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
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
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 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
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY to Cincinnati, OH - 419 E Court St
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com

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