There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from East Busway At Penn Station D to Portersville Exit 96 Pittsburg Outbound

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Fly Philadelphia to Erie, bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Erie (ERI) PHL - ERI
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to New Castle

$177 - $481

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1685 / ...
  2. Take the bus from East Busway At Penn Station D to Transit Center, PA Pittsburg Outbound

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
  2. Take the bus from East Busway At Penn Station D to Transit Center, PA Pittsburg Outbound

Drive  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock 353.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, bus, line 81 bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PHL - PIT
  2. Take the bus from East Busway At Penn Station D to Transit Center, PA
  3. Take the line 81 bus from Transit Center, PA to Rt. 108 & Main St., PA

Train to Lancaster, fly to Pittsburgh, bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak
  2. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LNS - PIT
  3. Take the bus from East Busway At Penn Station D to Transit Center, PA

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Rt. 108 & Main St., PA via East Busway At Penn Station D and Transit Center, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Slippery Rock is 270 miles. The road distance is 353.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 11 min to get from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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Philadelphia to Slippery Rock bus services, operated by New Castle Transit, arrive at Transit Center, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Slippery Rock is 354 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to drive from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock.

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  • Distance: 269.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 11 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Slippery Rock, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Slippery Rock via Pittsburgh, Pa, East Busway At Penn Station D, and Transit Center, PA in around 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Erie
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Lancaster to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Train 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
New Castle Transit
Phone
(724) 654-3130
Website
newcastletransit.org
Bus from East Busway At Penn Station D to Portersville Exit 96
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
newcastletransit.org
Bus from East Busway At Penn Station D to Transit Center, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
newcastletransit.org
Bus from Transit Center, PA to Rt. 108 & Main St., PA
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
newcastletransit.org
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 Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Erie, Pa to New Castle
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Slippery Rock. Prices start at $81 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 $7.

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