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There are 5 ways to get from Villanova University to James Madison University by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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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Train, Megabus  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$51 - $193

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Bus, Megabus  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$38 - $61

3 alternative options

Bus, Megabus via 69th St Transportation Center - NHSL  •  10h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$43 - $64

Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from Villanova University to James Madison University 276.3 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, taxi  •  4h 34m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlottesville (CHO) PHL - CHO
  2. Take a taxi from Charlottesville to James Madison University

$288 - $564

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The cheapest way to get from Villanova University to James Madison University is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Villanova University to James Madison University is to fly and taxi which costs $280 - $600 and takes 4h 34m.

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The distance between Villanova University and James Madison University is 220 miles. The road distance is 276.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Villanova University to James Madison University without a car is to train and Megabus which takes 7h 17m and costs $50 - $200.

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It takes approximately 7h 17m to get from Villanova University to James Madison University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Charlottesville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 16m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Villanova University to James Madison University is 276 miles. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from Villanova University to James Madison University.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Charlottesville Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in James Madison University. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Villanova University to James Madison University.
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  • Distance: 220.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 17m

What companies run services between Villanova University, PA, USA and James Madison University, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Villanova University to James Madison University via Villanova Station - NHSL, Gulph Mills Station - NHSL, Gulph Mills Station - on street, 30th St & Market St - MBNS, Philadelphia, PA, Washington DC, and Godwin Transit Center in around 9h 48m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $160
First Class
$130 - $260
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Book at
megabus.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 Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Charlottesville to James Madison University
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Anytime Taxi
Phone
+1 434-977-5522
1st Call Taxi
Phone
+1 434-906-6670
Website
1stcalltaxi.wordpress.com

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