There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Mystic by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via New York Penn Station  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Mystic Amtrak Northeast Regional

$153 - $393

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Train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Mystic Amtrak Northeast Regional

$80 - $210

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct

$101 - $275

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Mystic 227.8 miles

$22 - $35

Fly to Providence, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Providence (PVD) PHL - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Mystic Amtrak

$184 - $579

Fly to New Haven, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Haven (HVN) PHL - HVN
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Mystic Amtrak

$209 - $955

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station station and arriving at Mystic Amtrak. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Mystic is 195 miles. The road distance is 227.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Mystic without a car is to train which takes 5 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Philadelphia to Mystic, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Mystic 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 Mystic is to train which takes 5 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Philadelphia to Mystic train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Mystic Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Mystic is 228 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to drive from Philadelphia to Mystic.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Providence Airport.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Mystic.
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  • Distance: 194.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Mystic, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Mystic via New York Penn Station in around 5 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Mystic via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, New Haven, Ct, New London, Ct, and New London Union Station in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Mystic Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Mystic Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $210
Train from Providence Amtrak to Mystic Amtrak
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Train from New Haven Union Station to Mystic Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25

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

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