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

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Recommended option

Fly Philadelphia to Lexington, drive

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Lexington (LEX)
  2. Drive from Lexington to Prestonsburg

Cheapest option

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Charleston, drive

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charleston (CRW)
  3. Drive from Charleston to Prestonsburg

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Fly Philadelphia to Knoxville, drive

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Knoxville (TYS)
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Prestonsburg

Fly Philadelphia to Asheville, drive

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Asheville (AVL)
  2. Drive from Asheville to Prestonsburg

Fly Philadelphia to Columbus, bus, taxi

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Columbus (CMH)
  2. Take the bus from Columbus to Ashland
  3. Take a taxi from Ashland to Prestonsburg

Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Huntington Amtrak Station
  2. Take a taxi from Huntington Amtrak Station to Prestonsburg

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia Bus Station to Columbus
  2. Take the bus from Columbus to Ashland
  3. Take a taxi from Ashland to Prestonsburg

Drive

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg
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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 10h 7m.

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The fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg is to fly and drive. Taking this option will cost $180 - $470 and takes 5h 35m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Prestonsburg is 441 miles. The road distance is 585.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg without a car is to train and taxi which takes 15h 9m and costs $200 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5h 35m to get from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Lexington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 53m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Prestonsburg is 585 miles. It takes approximately 10h 7m to drive from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Lexington Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Prestonsburg. Prices start at $100 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 $0 - $7.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg.
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  • Distance: 441.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 35m

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Prestonsburg, KY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Philadelphia to Prestonsburg. However, you can take the train to Airport Terminal A, take the walk to Philadelphia airport, fly to Lexington, then take the drive to Prestonsburg. Alternatively, you can take the train to Airport Terminal A, take the walk to Philadelphia airport, fly to Knoxville, then take the drive to Prestonsburg.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Acela

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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$27 - $85
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$45 - $160
Business Seat - Adult
$50 - $170
First Class - Child 2-12
$80 - $140
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$140 - $260
First Class - Adult
$160 - $280
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $100
Schedules at
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Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $100
Business Class Seat
$55 - $140
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Philadelphia to Huntington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190
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.

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 Columbus to Ashland
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Philadelphia Bus Station to Columbus
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$85 - $130
Other operators
Taxi from Ashland to Prestonsburg
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Sureway Cab
Phone
+1-740-532-1515
Website
surewaycab.com
Ashland Yellow Cab
Phone
+1-606-324-4134

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