There are 12 ways to get from Philadelphia to Dallas by plane, train, bus 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 Dallas  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Dallas (DAL) PHL - DAL

$163 - $423

Cheapest option

Fly Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) PHL - DFW

$95 - $560

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Train to Baltimore, fly to Dallas  •  6 h 4 min

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

$209 - $778

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Dallas  •  6 h 47 min

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

$199 - $689

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Dallas  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Dallas (DAL) LGA - DAL

$199 - $591

Train to Newark, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) EWR - DFW

$149 - $536

Train to Baltimore, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) BWI - DFW

$151 - $715

Train, bus  •  35 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Dallas, Tx 1567 / ...

$186 - $518

Bus  •  38 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Dallas, Tx 1511 / ...

$149 - $378

Train via Washington Union Station  •  43 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Dallas Union Station

$324 - $936

Train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Dallas Union Station Texas Eagle

$270 - $780

Drive  •  24 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Dallas 1464.4 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Dallas is to fly which costs $95 - $600 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Dallas is to fly which costs $160 - $430 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Dallas. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Dallas, Tx via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Dallas station. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at Dallas Union Station via Washington Union Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 8 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Dallas is 1305 miles. The road distance is 1464.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Dallas without a car is to train and bus which takes 35 h 5 min and costs $180 - $550.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Philadelphia to Dallas, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Dallas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Philadelphia to Dallas train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Dallas is to fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $160 - $430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $380 and takes 38 h 42 min, you could also train, which costs $320 - $950 and takes 43 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 25 min.

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Philadelphia to Dallas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Dallas, Tx station.

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  • Distance: 1305.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Dallas, TX, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Philadelphia to Dallas hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Dallas via Richmond, Va in around 38 h 42 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Knoxville
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Dayton
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Newark to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Newark to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Covington
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Newark to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newark to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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 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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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 Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $360
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Dallas Union Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Richmond, Va to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
32 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $310

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