There are 12 ways to get from Philadelphia to Texas by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Philadelphia to Dallas  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Dallas (DAL) PHL - DAL

$163 - $423

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Fly Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) PHL - DFW

$122 - $597

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Fly Philadelphia to Houston  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Houston (IAH) PHL - IAH

$128 - $451

Fly Philadelphia to Austin  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Austin (AUS) PHL - AUS

$128 - $511

Fly Philadelphia to San Antonio  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to San Antonio (SAT) PHL - SAT

$159 - $499

Train to Baltimore, fly to Dallas  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Dallas (DAL) BWI - DAL

$209 - $778

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Dallas  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Dallas (DAL) DCA - DAL

$199 - $689

Train to Washington Dulles, fly to Houston  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Houston (IAH) IAD - IAH

$225 - $964

Bus  •  32 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx 1563 / ...

$246 - $372

Train  •  38 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Crescent
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited

$227 - $642

Bus via Baltimore Downtown, Md  •  39 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx

$161 - $417

Drive  •  25 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Houston 1547.6 miles

$150 - $220

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Texas. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Houston, Tx via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Texas. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at Houston Amtrak via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 55 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Texas is 1477 miles. The road distance is 1547.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Texas without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Philadelphia to Texas, including transfers.

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

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Philadelphia to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Texas is to fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32 h 53 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 38 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 25 min.

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Philadelphia to Texas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Houston, Tx station.

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  • Distance: 1476.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

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

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Philadelphia to Dallas hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Houston via Girard Station - MFL, Girard Av & Front St, Allegheny Av & Emery St, Philadelphia, PA, Atlanta, GA, Doraville Station, Five Points Station, and Atlanta, Ga in around 32 h 53 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Dayton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Houston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Houston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $1,200
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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
28 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $420
Business Coach Seat
$350 - $490
Room
$600 - $900
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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 Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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Texas is 1 h behind Philadelphia. It is currently 5:01 PM in Philadelphia and 4:01 PM in Texas.

Philadelphia to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Houston Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Texas is 1548 miles. It takes approximately 25 h 53 min to drive from Philadelphia to Texas.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Dallas Airport.

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Book your Philadelphia to Texas bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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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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