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There are 11 ways to get from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

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Fly Philadelphia to Chicago Midway, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Chicago Midway (MDW) PHL - MDW
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

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Fly Philadelphia to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) PHL - ORD
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

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Fly Philadelphia to Fort Wayne, bus  •  8h 11m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Fort Wayne (FWA) PHL - FWA
  2. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Burns Harbor, IN

Bus to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, fly to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Allentown Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ABE - ORD
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Fly Philadelphia to Indianapolis, shuttle, bus  •  8h 41m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Indianapolis (IND) PHL - IND
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis Airport to Lafayette, IN
  3. Take the bus from Lafayette, IN to Merrillville, IN

Train to Trenton-Mercer, fly to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the train from Jefferson Station to West Trenton
  2. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) TTN - ORD
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Bus, train  •  20h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park Ssl

Bus  •  21h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Baltimore Downtown "Greyhound" / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown to Gary "Greyhound"

Train via New York  •  24h 16m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park Ssl

Train  •  29h 38m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park Ssl

Drive  •  11h 50m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University 727.3 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University is to fly and train which costs $240 - $750 and takes 7h 2m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Valparaiso University is 634 miles. The road distance is 727.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University without a car is to bus and train which takes 20h 55m and costs $120 - $190.

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It takes approximately 7h 2m to get from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University is to bus which takes 21h 34m and costs $160 - $240. Alternatively, you can train via New York, which costs $160 - $340 and takes 24h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Chicago Midway Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Valparaiso University is 1h behind Philadelphia. It is currently 12:50 AM in Philadelphia and 11:50 PM in Valparaiso University.

Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Valparaiso University is 727 miles. It takes approximately 11h 50m to drive from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University.

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Chicago Midway Airport.

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  • Distance: 634.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 2m

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Valparaiso University, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University via Baltimore Downtown and Gary in around 21h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Valparaiso University via Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station, Chicago Union Station, Jackson & Chicago River, Michigan & Van Buren/Congress, Van Buren St., and Dune Park in around 24h 16m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago O'Hare via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Philadelphia to Fort Wayne
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $480
Flights from Philadelphia to Fort Wayne via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $480
Flights from Philadelphia to Fort Wayne via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $480
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Fort Wayne via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Flights from Philadelphia to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $450
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago Midway via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $310
Flights from Philadelphia to Fort Wayne via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $600
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $350
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $430
Flights from Philadelphia to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $290
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Jefferson Station to West Trenton
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1 - $2
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $210
First Class - Adult
$140 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Philadelphia to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Allentown Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Indianapolis Airport to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Book at
lafayettelimo.bookingtool.net
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN to Merrillville, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$15 - $22
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
GoTo Bus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Baltimore Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Baltimore Downtown to Gary
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $170
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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