There are 6 ways to get from Suffolk to Philadelphia by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly from Norfolk  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORF - PHL

$240 - $564

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Bus Megabus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Hampton, VA to Philadelphia, PA

$72 - $95

4 alternative options

Taxi to Newport News, fly  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Suffolk to Newport News
  2. Fly from Newport News (PHF) to Philadelphia (PHL) PHF - PHL

$278 - $1,077

Train  •  7 h 13 min

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

$227 - $517

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Wilmington, De 904 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to Philadelphia, Pa 3038 / ...

$95 - $159

Drive  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Suffolk to Philadelphia 288.9 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Suffolk to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Suffolk to Philadelphia is to fly which costs $240 - $600 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Suffolk and Philadelphia is 237 miles. The road distance is 288.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Suffolk to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 7 h 13 min and costs $220 - $550.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Suffolk to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Suffolk to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 2 h 19 min and costs $240 - $600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $220 - $550 and takes 7 h 13 min, you could also bus, which costs $95 - $160 and takes 7 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Norfolk Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Suffolk to Philadelphia is 289 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to drive from Suffolk to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from Norfolk Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 376+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Suffolk to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 237.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

American Airlines flies from Suffolk to Philadelphia every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Suffolk to Philadelphia via Norfolk Amtrak and Washington Union Station in around 7 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Newport News to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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.

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 Norfolk, Va to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Wilmington, De to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
Taxi from Suffolk to Newport News
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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