There are 7 ways to get from Waterville to Philadelphia by plane, bus, 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.

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Fly from Augusta  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Augusta (AUG) to Philadelphia (PHL) AUG - PHL

$158 - $487

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Bus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Waterville, Me to Boston, Ma 3521 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa 2561 / ...

$62 - $151

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Bus to Bangor, fly  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Waterville, Me to Bangor, Me
  2. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Philadelphia (PHL) BGR - PHL

$215 - $816

Bus to Portland, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Waterville, Me to Portland, Me
  2. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Philadelphia (PHL) PWM - PHL

$211 - $493

Bus, train  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Waterville, Me to Boston, Ma 3521 / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express

$192 - $496

Bus via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Waterville, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal

$64 - $131

Drive  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Waterville to Philadelphia 485.4 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Waterville to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterville to Philadelphia is to bus and fly which costs $210 - $850 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Waterville and Philadelphia is 428 miles. The road distance is 485.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterville to Philadelphia without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 31 min and costs $190 - $500.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Waterville to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Waterville to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $150 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $160 and takes 11 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Augusta Airport to Philadelphia Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 46 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterville to Philadelphia is 485 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 20 min to drive from Waterville to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines, Air Canada, JetBlue Airways and Cape Air offer flights from Augusta 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 Waterville to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 427.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Waterville, ME, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Cape Air, JetBlue Airways and two other airlines fly from Waterville to Philadelphia every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Waterville to Philadelphia via Waterville, Me and Boston, Ma in around 11 h 29 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Augusta to Philadelphia via Boston, Albany
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Bangor to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Augusta to Philadelphia via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Augusta to Philadelphia via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Augusta to Philadelphia via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
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 Boston South Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
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 Waterville, Me to Bangor, Me
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Waterville, Me to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Waterville, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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