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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from 30th St. Station Philadelphia to Buffalo
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY 8064 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny 206 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton to Jamestown, NY

$71 - $131

4 alternative options

Train, bus, taxi  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Dunkirk, NY
  4. Take a taxi from Dunkirk, NY to Jamestown

$266 - $462

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Jamestown 353.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Erie, drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Erie (ERI) PHL - ERI
  2. Drive from Erie to Jamestown

$164 - $448

Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Salamanca
  3. Take the bus from Salamanca to Jamestown, NY

$193 - $783

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Jamestown is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Jamestown is to fly and drive which costs $160 - $450 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Jamestown is 260 miles. The road distance is 353.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 11 h 13 min to get from Philadelphia to Jamestown, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia station to Jamestown. However, there are services departing from 30th St. Station Philadelphia and arriving at Jamestown, NY via Washington St & Eagle St and Buffalo, NY - Exchange St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 13 min.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Jamestown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Jamestown.
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  • Distance: 260.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 13 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Jamestown, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Jamestown via Buffalo, Washington St & Eagle St, Exchange St & Amtrak Station, and Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. in around 11 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Erie
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Erie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Train operators
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Seat
$95 - $160
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 Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton to Jamestown, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Salamanca to Jamestown, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dunkirk, NY to Jamestown
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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