There are 10 ways to get from Philadelphia to Greensboro by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Crescent / ...

$65 - $180

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Bus Megabus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Durham, NC
  3. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc

$52 - $91

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Bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Greensboro, Nc 1081 / ...

$56 - $138

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Greensboro 449.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point, line 2 bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) PHL - GSO
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Coble Transportation Center to E Washington & Greene

$193 - $713

Fly Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PHL - RDU
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc

$83 - $499

Fly Philadelphia to Charlotte, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlotte (CLT) PHL - CLT
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center

$123 - $375

Train to Newark, fly to Greensboro/High Point  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) EWR - GSO

$132 - $669

Train to Baltimore, fly to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BWI - RDU
  3. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc

$184 - $494

Train to Trenton-Mercer, fly to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Jefferson Station to West Trenton
  2. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) TTN - RDU
  3. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc

$113 - $274

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Greensboro. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA and arriving at Greensboro, Nc via Washington and Durham, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station station and arriving at Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Greensboro is 370 miles. The road distance is 449.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Greensboro without a car is to train which takes 8 h 20 min and costs .

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center takes 8 h 20 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Philadelphia to Greensboro train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Greensboro is to train which takes 8 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 31 min.

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Philadelphia to Greensboro bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Greensboro, Nc station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Greensboro.
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  • Distance: 369.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 20 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Greensboro, NC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to Greensboro twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Greensboro via Washington DC, Washington, Durham, NC, and Durham, Nc in around 10 h 48 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Newport News
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Charleston
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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 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 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
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Durham, NC
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
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 Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
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 Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Coble Transportation Center to E Washington & Greene
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org

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Philadelphia to Greensboro train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Greensboro is 449 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to drive from Philadelphia to Greensboro.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Greensboro. Prices start at $54 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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