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There are 7 ways to get from Wichita to Philadelphia by plane, train, bus, night bus 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 to Philadelphia  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Philadelphia (PHL) ICT - PHL

$276 - $1,030

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Bus  •  32h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Wichita, Ks to Topeka, Ks 7320
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Philadelphia, Pa 1682 / ...

$130 - $336

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Fly to Baltimore, train  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Baltimore (BWI) ICT - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$349 - $1,348

Fly to Newark, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Fly from Wichita (ICT) to Newark (EWR) ICT - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$195 - $378

Night bus, train via Washington Union Station  •  34h 30m

  1. Take the night bus from Wichita Amtrak Station to Newton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Newton Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$282 - $813

Night bus, train  •  40h 47m

  1. Take the night bus from Wichita Amtrak Station to Newton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Newton Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$232 - $653

Drive  •  21h 50m

  1. Drive from Wichita to Philadelphia 1329 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Wichita to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $130 - $190 and takes 21h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Wichita to Philadelphia is to fly which costs $270 - $1,100 and takes 4h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wichita to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Wichita, Ks and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Topeka, Ks. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 10m.

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The distance between Wichita and Philadelphia is 1208 miles. The road distance is 1329 miles.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Philadelphia without a car is to bus which takes 32h 10m and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Wichita to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Wichita to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Wichita, Ks station.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 4h 59m and costs $270 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $340 and takes 32h 10m.

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There is no direct flight from Wichita Airport to Philadelphia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Wichita to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Map of how to get from Wichita to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 1207.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Wichita, KS, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Wichita to Philadelphia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wichita to Philadelphia via Topeka, Ks in around 32h 10m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Wichita to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Wichita to Newark via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Wichita to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Newark via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,500
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via St. Louis, Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Wichita to Baltimore via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Wichita to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Wichita to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Wichita to Philadelphia via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
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 BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 Newton Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
12h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
25h 41m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
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 Wichita, Ks to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$210 - $290
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
Night bus from Wichita Amtrak Station to Newton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Philadelphia is 1h ahead of Wichita. It is currently 11:51 AM in Wichita and 12:51 PM in Philadelphia.

Yes, the driving distance between Wichita to Philadelphia is 1329 miles. It takes approximately 21h 50m to drive from Wichita to Philadelphia.

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Frontier Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Wichita Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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Book your Wichita to Philadelphia bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 455+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Wichita to Wichita Airport is to taxi which takes 10m and costs $19 - $23.

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