There are 10 ways to get from Philadelphia to Utica 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  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. VIA Rail

$118 - $343

Cheapest option

Bus via Albany, Ny  •  7 h 7 min

  1. 286
  2. 277

$46 - $120

8 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  10 h 46 min

$66 - $102

Drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. 276.2 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Philadelphia to Syracuse, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. PHL - SYR

$222 - $773

Fly Philadelphia to Albany, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. PHL - ALB

$195 - $475

Fly Philadelphia to Ithaca, bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. PHL - ITH

$320 - $676

Fly Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. PHL - AVP

$395 - $797

Train to Newark, fly to Syracuse, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. EWR - SYR

$140 - $578

Fly Philadelphia to Watertown, bus, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. PHL - ART

$240 - $555

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Utica, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Utica via New York Penn Station and New York in around 6 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Utica via New York, Ny and Albany, Ny in around 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Watertown
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $240
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Mt. Laurel, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Utica is 350 km. The road distance is 442 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Utica is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 5 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Utica is to drive which takes 5 h 11 min and costs $27 - $40.

No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia to Utica. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Utica via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Utica. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Utica, Ny via New York, Ny and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Philadelphia to Utica, including transfers.