There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Salisbury by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Baltimore to Salisbury, MD 8109

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Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Wilmington, De 3013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to Salisbury, Md 903 / ...

$29 - $64

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Salisbury 134.5 miles

$13 - $19

Fly  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Salisbury (SBY) PHL - SBY

$165 - $792

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Salisbury is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Salisbury is to fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Salisbury. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Calvert Street via Wilmington, De and Shore Transit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Salisbury is 113 miles. The road distance is 134.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Salisbury without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Philadelphia to Salisbury, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Salisbury is to bus which takes 4 h 51 min and costs $29 - $65. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $160 - $800 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Salisbury Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Philadelphia to Salisbury bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Salisbury, Md station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Salisbury is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from Philadelphia to Salisbury.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Salisbury Airport.

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  • Distance: 113.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Salisbury, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Salisbury via Wilmington, De, Salisbury, Md, and Shore Transit Bus Terminal in around 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Philadelphia to Salisbury 4 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Baltimore to Salisbury, MD
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilmington joseph R biden to Salisbury Greyhound, MD
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
amtrak.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 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 Salisbury, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

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