There are 8 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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

Fly from Washington Dulles  •  1 h 1 min

  1. IAD - PHL

$180 - $800

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 16 min

$32 - $45

6 alternative options

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly  •  2 h 51 min

  1. DCA - PHL

$170 - $440

Bus to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h 53 min

  1. BWI - PHL

$284 - $744

Subway, train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Silver
  2. Acela Express

$108 - $272

Bus, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. 5A
  2. Palmetto / ...

$48 - $94

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 6 min

  1. 1002

$40 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. 155.5 miles

$15 - $22

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA?

United Airlines flies from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 4 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
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
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is 215 km. The road distance is 249 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to fly which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $180 - $800.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Philadelphia Airport (PHL). However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Philadelphia Airport Terminal B via 7Th St & Maryland Ave, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW, Washington, Dc, Philadelphia, Pa and Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL), including transfers and time at the airport.

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