There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to White House by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$96 - $249

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC via Philadelphia

$7 - $29

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...

$21 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to White House 138.8 miles

$13 - $20

Fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA

$169 - $441

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station

$195 - $818

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$274 - $715

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to White House is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to White House is to train which costs $95 - $250 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and White House is 124 miles. The road distance is 138.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Philadelphia to White House, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to White House. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA and arriving at 13Th St Nw & G St Nw via Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and White House, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to White House hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Philadelphia to White House every 2 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
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 Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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