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There are 9 ways to get from Philadelphia to Palmyra by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  10 h 31 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 Rochester Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$139 - $364

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Rochester, Ny 300

$67 - $122

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Bus via Elmira, NY  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Williamsport
  2. Take the bus from Williamsport to Elmira, NY
  3. Take the bus from Elmira, NY to Rochester, NY

$98 - $164

Drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Palmyra 323 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Philadelphia to Rochester, line 102 bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Rochester (ROC) PHL - ROC
  2. Take the line 102 bus from TC- Gate 19 to Pittsford Palmyra & Cuyler

$179 - $659

Train to Newark, fly to Rochester  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC

$118 - $505

Train to Baltimore, fly to Rochester  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Rochester (ROC) BWI - ROC

$205 - $544

Fly Philadelphia to Buffalo, bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$171 - $737

Fly Philadelphia to Ithaca, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ithaca (ITH) PHL - ITH
  2. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Rochester, NY

$224 - $537

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Palmyra is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Palmyra is to fly and line 102 bus which costs $170 - $700 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia station to Palmyra. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Pittsford Palmyra & Cuyler via Scranton, Pa and TC- Gate 19. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Palmyra is 241 miles. The road distance is 323 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Palmyra without a car is to train which takes 10 h 31 min and costs $130 - $370.

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It takes approximately 10 h 31 min to get from Philadelphia to Palmyra, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Palmyra bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Palmyra is to train which takes 10 h 31 min and costs $130 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $130 and takes 11 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Philadelphia to Palmyra bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Rochester, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Palmyra.
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  • Distance: 241.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Palmyra via New York Penn Station, Rochester Amtrak Station, and TC- Gate 19 in around 10 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Palmyra via Scranton, Scranton, Pa, Rochester, Ny, and TC- Gate 19 in around 11 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
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
+1 215-856-7924
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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $80
Economy
$80 - $120
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$140 - $200
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
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
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Williamsport
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Williamsport to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
trailwaysny.com
RTS
Phone
+1 585-288-1700
Website
myrts.com
Bus from TC- Gate 19 to Pittsford Palmyra & Cuyler
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
myrts.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Palmyra is 323 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to drive from Philadelphia to Palmyra.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Rochester Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Palmyra. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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