There are 9 ways to get from Philadelphia to Hartford by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$40 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Hartford, Ct 2552 / ...

$25 - $60

7 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak Shuttle / ...

$127 - $321

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Mt. Laurel, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Farmington, CT - Park & Ride Lot.

$49 - $78

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Hartford 208.6 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Philadelphia to Hartford  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL

$168 - $481

Train to Baltimore, fly to Hartford  •  4 h 26 min

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

$169 - $526

Fly Philadelphia to New Haven, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Haven (HVN) PHL - HVN
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak

$160 - $806

Train to Newark, fly to Hartford  •  4 h 29 min

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

$157 - $407

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Hartford is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Hartford is to fly which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $160 - $490.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Hartford is 290 km. The road distance is 334 km.

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Hartford, Ct. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Hartford Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Hartford, CT, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to Hartford 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Hartford hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 44 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$190 - $280
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
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 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Mt. Laurel, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Farmington, CT - Park & Ride Lot.
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com

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