There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Greenville 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 from Philadelphia  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) PHL - GSP

$198 - $603

Cheapest option

Bus Pandora Bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Greenville, SC

$82 - $105

4 alternative options

Train to Newark, fly  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) EWR - GSP

$196 - $708

Bus La Cubana  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Greenville, SC Atlanta route

$176 - $182

Train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Greenville Amtrak Crescent

$90 - $250

Drive  •  11 h

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Greenville 637 miles

$60 - $90

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Greenville, SC, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Greenville hourly. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Philadelphia to Greenville 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 11 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Greenville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Greenville, SC
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Greenville, SC
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
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search.gotobus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Greenville is 854 km. The road distance is 1019 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Greenville is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 11 h.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Greenville is to fly which takes 3 h 29 min and costs $190 - $650.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Greenville Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Philadelphia to Greenville, including transfers.