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

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Scranton 125.8 miles

$12 - $18

Fly  •  2 h 37 min

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

$357 - $712

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Scranton is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Scranton is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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

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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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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 4 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 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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