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There are 8 ways to get from Philadelphia to Arlington by train, bus, car or plane

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  • Distance: 128 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Arlington, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Philadelphia to Arlington hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 1 hour 34 minutes. Alternatively, operates a bus from Philadelphia to Arlington 5 times a week, and the journey takes 2 hours 15 minutes.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Avg. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Arlington, VA
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington, DC
Avg. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

How far is it from Philadelphia to Arlington?

The distance between Philadelphia and Arlington is 205 km. The road distance is 229 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Arlington?

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Arlington is to drive which costs $17 and takes 2 hours 39 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Arlington?

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Arlington is to train which takes 2 hours 26 minutes and costs $120.

Is there a direct bus between Philadelphia and Arlington?

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Arlington. However, there are services departing from Girard Av & Front St and arriving at Arlington, VA via Philadelphia, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 hours 28 minutes.

How long does it take to get from Philadelphia to Arlington?

It takes approximately 2 hours 26 minutes to get from Philadelphia to Arlington, including transfers.