There are 10 ways to get from Philadelphia to Johnson City by plane, car, bus or train

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 Philadelphia to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Knoxville (TYS) PHL - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Johnson City

$188 - $624

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Christiansburg
  2. Take the bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court
  3. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Johnson City, Tn

$61 - $109

8 alternative options

Fly Philadelphia to Roanoke, bus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Roanoke (ROA) PHL - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Johnson City, Tn

$210 - $406

Fly Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg, bus, drive  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) PHL - GSP
  2. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville
  3. Drive from Asheville to Johnson City

$225 - $636

Train to Newark, fly to Asheville, drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Asheville (AVL) EWR - AVL
  3. Drive from Asheville to Johnson City

$98 - $824

Fly Philadelphia to Charlotte, bus, drive  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlotte (CLT) PHL - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  3. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock
  4. Drive from Blowing Rock to Johnson City

$187 - $486

Train, bus  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Johnson City, Tn 1511 / ...

$118 - $271

Train, bus via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  12 h 37 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 Roanoke Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Johnson City, Tn

$196 - $501

Bus  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Johnson City, Tn 1511 / ...

$64 - $163

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Johnson City 534.4 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Johnson City is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Johnson City is to fly and drive which costs $180 - $650 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Johnson City is 467 miles. The road distance is 534.4 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Philadelphia to Johnson City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Johnson City. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Johnson City, Tn via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Johnson City, TN, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Johnson City via Richmond, Va in around 15 h 11 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Newport News
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Charleston
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Salisbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Wilmington
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
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 Asheville
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
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 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$140 - $220
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Johnson City, Tn
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Richmond, Va to Johnson City, Tn
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Hickory Hop
Website
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com

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