There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Philadelphia  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) PHL - GSO

$252 - $792

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Bus  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Winston Salem, Nc 1041

$71 - $158

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Train to Newark, fly  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) EWR - GSO

$191 - $748

Train, bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Crescent / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc 1041 / ...

$88 - $211

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University 490.2 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University is to fly which costs $250 - $800 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Wake Forest University is 386 miles. The road distance is 490.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 37 min and costs $85 - $220.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University is to fly which takes 3 h 34 min and costs $250 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $160 and takes 13 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 33 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Wake Forest University is 490 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to drive from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Wake Forest University. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University.
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  • Distance: 385.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Wake Forest University, NC, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Wake Forest University via Richmond, Va and Winston Salem, Nc in around 13 h 8 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Bus operators
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 Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Richmond, Va to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com

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