There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to New Bern by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to New Bern  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Bern (EWN) PHL - EWN

$218 - $1,020

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Bus  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from New York to New Bern, NC Nyc

$83 - $86

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Fly to Wilmington, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Wilmington (ILM) PHL - ILM
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
  3. Take the bus from Jacksonville to New Bern, Nc

$220 - $945

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilson Amtrak Carolinian / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC 6089

Train, Amtrak Thruway via Washington Union Station  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilson Amtrak
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Norfolk, Va
  2. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Wilson, Nc 391
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC

Drive  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to New Bern 464.1 miles

$45 - $70

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to New Bern. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at New Bern, NC via Norfolk, Va and Wilson, NC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 40 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and New Bern is 352 miles. The road distance is 464.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to New Bern without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 10 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Philadelphia to New Bern, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to New Bern is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Philadelphia Airport to New Bern Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Philadelphia to New Bern bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Bern, NC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to New Bern is 464 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to drive from Philadelphia to New Bern.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to New Bern Airport.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to New Bern.
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  • Distance: 352.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and New Bern, NC, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Philadelphia to New Bern hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to New Bern via New York and New Bern, NC in around 15 h 19 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Charlottesville, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Pittsburgh, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Harrisburg, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Syracuse, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Hartford, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Buffalo, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Train from Washington Union Station to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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 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 Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Jacksonville to New Bern, Nc
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Norfolk, Va to Wilson, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
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 Wilson, NC to New Bern, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 to New Bern, NC
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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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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