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

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Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$98 - $254

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Bus Megabus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC

$17 - $30

7 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2 h 40 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 / ...

$79 - $194

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 31 min

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

$21 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Georgetown University 139.5 miles

$13 - $20

Fly Philadelphia to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA

$169 - $440

Fly Philadelphia to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 54 min

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

$195 - $815

Fly Philadelphia to Baltimore, train, subway  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
  3. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station

$223 - $747

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 15 min

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

$128 - $546

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Georgetown University. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA and arriving at Q St Nw & 35Th St Nw via E St Ne & Columbus Circle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Georgetown University is 126 miles. The road distance is 139.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Georgetown University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Philadelphia to Georgetown University, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Georgetown University is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 56 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 6 min.

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

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Philadelphia to Georgetown University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Georgetown University is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Philadelphia to Georgetown University.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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  • Distance: 125.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Georgetown University, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Georgetown University hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Philadelphia to Georgetown University every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
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 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
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 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 BWI Airport Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 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

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There are 860+ hotels available in Georgetown University. Prices start at $87 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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