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There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 104 bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Church St & University Av - FS 104

$39 - $50

Cheapest option

Line 21 bus, line 104 bus  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut St & 16th St to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal 21
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to New St & Chestnut St - FS 104

$36 - $46

4 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  36m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Wilmington Amtrak Station to Longwood Gardens

$52 - $196

Taxi  •  45m

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens 30.6 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  45m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens 30.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  45m

  1. Take an Uber from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens 30.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens is to train and taxi which costs $50 - $200 and takes 36m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Longwood Gardens is 28 miles. The road distance is 30.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens without a car is to line 104 bus which takes 1h 56m and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens is 31 miles. It takes approximately 45m to drive from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Longwood Gardens. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens.
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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 56m

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Longwood Gardens, PA, USA?

SEPTA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1h 2m.

Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Church St & University Av - FS
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Walnut St & 16th St to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to New St & Chestnut St - FS
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Philadelphia to Longwood Gardens
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberXL
$70 - $90
Black
$110 - $150
Black Car Seat
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Black SUV Car Seat
$140 - $180
Taxi from Wilmington Amtrak Station to Longwood Gardens
Ave. Duration
19m
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Wilmington Taxi Service
Phone
+1 302-804-1134
Delaware Wilmington Taxi
Phone
+1 302-345-1198
Website
delawareridetaxi.weebly.com

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