There are 3 ways to get from Philadelphia to Scranton by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa 7956 / ...

$18 - $50

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Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Scranton 125.8 miles

$12 - $18

Fly  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) PHL - AVP

$357 - $712

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Scranton, Pa. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Scranton is 105 miles. The road distance is 125.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Scranton without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs .

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The bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa takes 4 h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Scranton is to bus which takes 4 h and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Philadelphia to Scranton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Scranton, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Scranton is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Philadelphia to Scranton.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport.

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  • Distance: 104.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Scranton, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Scranton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h. Martz Trailways also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Philadelphia to Scranton 3 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
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.

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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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There are 29+ hotels available in Scranton. Prices start at $63 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 .

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