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There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Somerset by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Johnstown Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian

$110 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md 3019 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Rs Grantsville Pilot Sta, Md 4407

$82 - $142

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Somerset 239.8 miles

$23 - $35

Train to Baltimore, fly to Johnstown, taxi  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Johnstown (JST) BWI - JST
  3. Take a taxi from Johnstown to Somerset

$213 - $492

Fly Philadelphia to State College, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to State College (SCE) PHL - SCE
  2. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Johnstown

$246 - $989

Fly Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, train, taxi  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PHL - PIT
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Latrobe Amtrak
  3. Take a taxi from Latrobe Amtrak to Somerset

$273 - $645

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Somerset is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Somerset is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Somerset is 208 miles. The road distance is 239.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Somerset without a car is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $110 - $210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Philadelphia to Somerset, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Somerset is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $110 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $150 and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Johnstown Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Somerset is 240 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to drive from Philadelphia to Somerset.

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Johnstown Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Somerset. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Somerset.
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  • Distance: 208.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to Somerset once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $130 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Somerset via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Rs Grantsville Pilot Sta, Md in around 6 h 22 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Johnstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Johnstown Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Latrobe Amtrak
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
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
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 Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Rs Grantsville Pilot Sta, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from State College, Pa to Johnstown
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Johnstown to Somerset
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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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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