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

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

Fly Philadelphia to Watertown, drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Watertown (ART) PHL - ART
  2. Drive from Watertown to Oswego

$162 - $436

Cheapest option

Bus via Philadelphia, Pa  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Syracuse, Ny 206
  3. Take the bus from C21 to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound

$42 - $96

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Fly Philadelphia to Syracuse, bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Syracuse (SYR) PHL - SYR
  2. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound

$200 - $727

Train to Newark, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  3. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound

$119 - $533

Bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Scranton
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Syracuse, Ny 206
  3. Take the bus from C21 to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound

$61 - $105

Train, bus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York to Syracuse
  3. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to E 1st St & E Mohawk St

$126 - $368

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Oswego 296.6 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Oswego is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Oswego is to fly and drive which costs $160 - $440 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Oswego. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA and arriving at Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound via Scranton, Pa, S State St & E Jefferson St and C21. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 51 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Oswego is 253 miles. The road distance is 296.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Oswego without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 51 min and costs $60 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Philadelphia to Oswego, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Oswego bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, depart from Philadelphia, PA station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Watertown Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Oswego.
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  • Distance: 253.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Oswego, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Oswego via Scranton, Scranton, Pa, Syracuse, Ny, S State St & E Jefferson St, B18, and C21 in around 9 h 51 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Watertown
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
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 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 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $280
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
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Centro
Phone
+1 315 442-3400.
Website
centro.org
Bus from Regional Transportation Center to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centro.org
Bus from C21 to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centro.org
Bus from Regional Transportation Center to E 1st St & E Mohawk St
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centro.org
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.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.

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 Scranton, Pa to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45

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