There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg by train, car, plane, taxi, bus or tram

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Train, drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...
  2. Drive from Charlottesville Amtrak to Harrisonburg

$53 - $124

5 alternative options

Train, drive via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  3. Drive from Charlottesville Amtrak to Harrisonburg

$130 - $325

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg 262.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Charlottesville, taxi  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlottesville (CHO) PHL - CHO
  2. Take a taxi from Charlottesville to Harrisonburg

$284 - $560

Fly to Richmond, bus, drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Richmond (RIC) PHL - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Drive from Charlottesville, Va to Harrisonburg

$228 - $508

Line 36 tram, fly to Washington Dulles, drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 36 tram from 15th St Trolley Station to Elmwood Av & Island Av
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD
  3. Drive from Charlottesville to Harrisonburg

$195 - $819

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg is to fly and taxi which costs $280 - $600 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Harrisonburg is 225 miles. The road distance is 262.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Harrisonburg is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg.
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  • Distance: 225.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Harrisonburg, VA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Philadelphia to Harrisonburg. However, you can take the train to Charlottesville Amtrak then take the drive to Harrisonburg. Alternatively, you can take the train to Washington Union Station Amtrak, take the train to Charlottesville Amtrak, then take the drive to Harrisonburg.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $300
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
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 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
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from 15th St Trolley Station to Elmwood Av & Island Av
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
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 Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Other operators
Taxi from Charlottesville to Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
1st Call Taxi
Phone
+1 434-906-6670
Website
1stcalltaxi.wordpress.com
Anytime Taxi
Phone
+1 434-977-5522

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