There are 8 ways to get from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly Philadelphia to Norfolk, line 960 bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. PHL - ORF

$188 - $502

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Philadelphia

$34 - $45

6 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Norfolk  •  4 h 11 min

  1. BWI - ORF

$233 - $516

Train to Newark, fly to Norfolk  •  4 h 42 min

  1. EWR - ORF

$206 - $637

Train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. Northeast Regional

$178 - $450

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 33 min

  1. 3013 / ...
  2. 903 / ...

$40 - $93

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. 270.1 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Virginia Beach is 352 km. The road distance is 432 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 5 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach is to fly and line 960 bus which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $180 - $500.

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Parks & 20Th via Wilmington, De and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach via Washington Union Station Amtrak, Norfolk Amtrak, Harbor Park, Newtown Road, and Newtown Rd Station in around 8 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach via Wilmington, De, Norfolk, Va, and Wood & Church in around 9 h 33 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Newport News
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Wilmington, De to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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