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There are 9 ways to get from Southbury to Philadelphia by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$102 - $249

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Bus  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal Peter Pan / ...

$38 - $74

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Train  •  4h 23m

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

$156 - $330

Bus Megabus  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St

$41 - $67

Drive  •  3h 2m

  1. Drive from Southbury to Philadelphia 175 miles

$17 - $25

Fly from New Haven  •  2h 26m

  1. Fly from New Haven (HVN) to Philadelphia (PHL) HVN - PHL

$201 - $568

Drive to Newburgh, fly  •  2h 51m

  1. Drive from Southbury to Newburgh
  2. Fly from Newburgh (SWF) to Philadelphia (PHL) SWF - PHL

$133 - $766

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Southbury, CT to Hartford
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Philadelphia (PHL) BDL - PHL

$194 - $515

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL

$159 - $506

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The cheapest way to get from Southbury to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbury to Philadelphia is to fly which costs $200 - $600 and takes 2h 26m.

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The distance between Southbury and Philadelphia is 148 miles. The road distance is 175 miles.

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The best way to get from Southbury to Philadelphia without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 3m and costs $100 - $250.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Southbury to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southbury to Philadelphia is to train which takes 4h 23m and costs $150 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $75 and takes 4h 40m, you could also fly, which costs $200 - $600 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest flight from New Haven Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 6m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southbury to Philadelphia is 175 miles. It takes approximately 3h 2m to drive from Southbury to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from New Haven Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 471+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbury to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 147.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 3m

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

You can take a train from Southbury to Philadelphia via Beacon Falls, Stamford, and Stamford Amtrak Station in around 4h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southbury to Philadelphia via Travel Center, Southbury, CT, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 4h 40m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Haven to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Newburgh to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
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 Beacon Falls to Stamford
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$12 - $14
Off-peak onboard
$19 - $20
Onboard
$18 - $26
At station
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Southbury, CT to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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The best way to get from Southbury to New Haven Airport is to taxi which takes 41m and costs $110 - $150.

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