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

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$60 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Wilmington, De
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to Norfolk, Va 903 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Rocky Mount, Nc

$56 - $136

7 alternative options

Train via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$139 - $366

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Rocky Mount 376.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PHL - RDU
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc

$83 - $499

Fly Philadelphia to Norfolk, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Norfolk (ORF) PHL - ORF
  2. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Rocky Mount, Nc

$207 - $549

Train to Baltimore, fly to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BWI - RDU
  3. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc

$183 - $493

Fly Philadelphia to Richmond, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Richmond (RIC) PHL - RIC
  2. Take the train from Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak

$243 - $553

Train to Trenton-Mercer, fly to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Jefferson Station to West Trenton
  2. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) TTN - RDU
  3. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc

$112 - $273

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Rocky Mount, NC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to Rocky Mount every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $160 and the journey takes 6 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Rocky Mount via Wilmington, De and Norfolk, Va in around 12 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Wilmington, De to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Norfolk, Va to Rocky Mount, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Rocky Mount is 502 km. The road distance is 603 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Rocky Mount is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Rocky Mount is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $80 - $500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Rocky Mount Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Rocky Mount. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Rocky Mount, Nc via Wilmington, De and Norfolk, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak takes 6 h 56 min including transfers and departs every four hours.