There are 11 ways to get from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$54 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to 11 Ave & W 36 NY Phil
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Amherst, MA

$29 - $49

9 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Shuttle / ...

$139 - $347

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny 3200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Springfield, Ma 2008 / ...

$42 - $96

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst 260.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Philadelphia to Hartford, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$186 - $517

Fly Philadelphia to Albany, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$202 - $490

Fly Philadelphia to Worcester, bus  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Worcester (ORH) PHL - ORH
  2. Take the bus from Worcester, Ma to Springfield, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$159 - $801

Train to Baltimore, fly to Hartford, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hartford (BDL) BWI - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$187 - $562

Fly Philadelphia to Manchester, bus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Manchester (MHT) PHL - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma

$198 - $554

Train to Newark, fly to Hartford, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Hartford (BDL) EWR - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$175 - $443

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and University of Massachusetts Amherst is 218 miles. The road distance is 260.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts via New York, Ny and Springfield, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 5 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to University of Massachusetts Amherst via New York, Ny, Springfield, Ma, Springfield, MA, and Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts in around 7 h 41 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Worcester
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$190 - $280
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Worcester, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Springfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Worcester, MA - Union Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to 11 Ave & W 36 NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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