There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Wilton by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 38 min

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

$97 - $254

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Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal York
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Stamford, Ct 3464 / ...

$24 - $63

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk New Haven / ...

$29 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Wilton 144.2 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, line 7 subway, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  4. Take the train from South Norwalk to Wilton

$148 - $506

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Wilton is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Wilton is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Wilton. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal and arriving at Wilton Center via New York, Ny, STAMFORD TRANS CTR BAY E and N STATE ST and Wheels Hub. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Wilton. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at Wilton via Stamford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Wilton is 126 miles. The road distance is 144.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Wilton without a car is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs $95 - $260.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Philadelphia to Wilton, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Wilton bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal station.

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Philadelphia to Wilton train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Wilton is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs $95 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $24 - $65 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Philadelphia to Wilton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Stamford, Ct station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Wilton.
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  • Distance: 125.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Wilton, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Wilton hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $240 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Wilton via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Stamford, Ct, STAMFORD TRANS CTR BAY E and N STATE ST, Belden Ave and Opp Burnell Blvd, and Wheels Hub in around 6 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $240
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$12 - $14
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $20
Onboard
$17 - $25
At station
$14 - $18
Train from South Norwalk to Wilton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$6 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $13
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
HGT Bus
Website
hgtbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to New York - 133 E. Broadway
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
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 New York, Ny to Stamford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24

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