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

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Fly to Kalamazoo  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Kalamazoo (AZO) PHL - AZO

$209 - $1,109

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Fly to Detroit, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Detroit (DTW) PHL - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Kalamazoo, Mi

$72 - $320

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Fly to Grand Rapids, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Grand Rapids (GRR) PHL - GRR
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI

Fly to Chicago Midway, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Chicago Midway (MDW) PHL - MDW
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak

$169 - $521

Bus Wanda Coach  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Grand Rapids Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo

$101 - $147

Bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Newark, Nj
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Kalamazoo, Mi

$94 - $238

Train via Washington Union Station  •  23 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak

$224 - $636

Train  •  29 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak Wolverine / ...

$170 - $480

Drive  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo 678.9 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo is to fly which costs $200 - $1,200 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA and arriving at Kalamazoo via New York, NY - 3 Allen St, Division & Maplelawn and Grand Rapids, MI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Kalamazoo. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at Kalamazoo Amtrak via Washington Union Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 29 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Kalamazoo is 569 miles. The road distance is 678.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 37 min and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Kalamazoo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Philadelphia to Kalamazoo train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo is to fly which takes 5 h 56 min and costs $200 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 18 h 37 min, you could also train, which costs $220 - $650 and takes 23 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo.
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  • Distance: 569 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Kalamazoo, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via New York, New York, NY - 3 Allen St, Grand Rapids, Division & Maplelawn, Central Station, and Grand Rapids, MI in around 18 h 37 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago Midway via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Covington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Columbus, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Hartford, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Raleigh/Durham, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Philadelphia to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kalamazoo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Newark, Nj to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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There is no direct flight from Philadelphia Airport to Kalamazoo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 19 min and has one stopover.

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Philadelphia to Kalamazoo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Kalamazoo, Mi station.

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Philadelphia to Kalamazoo train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Kalamazoo Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Kalamazoo is 679 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 4 min to drive from Philadelphia to Kalamazoo.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Kalamazoo Airport.

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Book your Philadelphia to Kalamazoo bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Kalamazoo. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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