There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to James Madison University by train, car, plane, taxi or bus

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

Train, drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Crescent / ...

$52 - $124

5 alternative options

Train, drive via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  6 h 7 min

$129 - $325

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. 263.9 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Charlottesville, taxi  •  3 h 53 min

  1. PHL - CHO

$283 - $558

Fly to Richmond, bus, drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. PHL - RIC

$226 - $506

Fly to Washington Dulles, drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. PHL - IAD

$194 - $817

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and James Madison University, VA, USA?

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

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
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
4 times a day
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
5 times a day
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
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 James Madison University
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and James Madison University is 361 km. The road distance is 422 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to James Madison University is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to James Madison University is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 53 min and costs $280 - $600.

It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Philadelphia to James Madison University, including transfers.