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There are 9 ways to get from Philadelphia to Kent State University by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly Philadelphia to Akron  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Akron (CAK) PHL - CAK

$252 - $567

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh 1605 / ...

$81 - $138

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Fly Philadelphia to Cleveland, taxi  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Cleveland (CLE) PHL - CLE
  2. Take a taxi from Cleveland to Kent State University

$267 - $557

Train to Newark, fly to Akron  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Akron (CAK) EWR - CAK

$231 - $623

Train to Newark, fly to Cleveland, taxi  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Cleveland (CLE) EWR - CLE
  3. Take a taxi from Cleveland to Kent State University

$266 - $603

Bus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh 1605 / ...

$93 - $184

Train, bus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh 1605 / ...

$115 - $246

Train, taxi  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Kent State University

$204 - $376

Drive  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Kent State University 403.5 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Kent State University is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Kent State University is to fly which costs $250 - $600 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Kent State University is 336 miles. The road distance is 403.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Kent State University without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 9 min and costs $90 - $190.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Philadelphia to Kent State University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Kent State University is to fly which takes 3 h 22 min and costs $250 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $190 and takes 10 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Akron Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Kent State University is 404 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to drive from Philadelphia to Kent State University.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Akron Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Kent State University. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Kent State University.
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  • Distance: 336.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Kent State University, OH, USA?

American Airlines flies from Philadelphia to Kent State University twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Kent State University via Pittsburgh, Pa and Akron, Oh in around 10 h 9 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Newark to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $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.

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 Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Cleveland to Kent State University
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
ABC Taxi Company
Phone
+1 216-651-7777
Website
abctaxillc.com
Ace Taxi
Phone
+1 216-361-4700
Website
acetaxi.com

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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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