How to travel from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia

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from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia

You can get from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia on Mar 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:01PMCharlottesville Union Station5h05 12:06AM30th Street Station
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Travel Information to Philadelphia from Charlottesville, VA

distanceDistance221 miles (357 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $297
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $38 (€33) • 4 h 56 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $297 (€262) • 4 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmerican Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 221 miles (357 km) by bus, flight or train between Charlottesville, VA and Philadelphia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 4 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia.

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Travel Tips: Travel to Philadelphia easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia.
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You can travel to Philadelphia from Charlottesville, VA 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $38 (€33) compared to other travel options to Philadelphia:

Taking a train is usually $4 (€4) less than taking a bus to Philadelphia, which costs on average $42 (€37) for the same trip.

Taking a train is about $259 (€229) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $297 (€262) for this route.

The fastest way from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 4 min.

There are alternative travel options to Philadelphia that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 56 min   of travel time.

The Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia distance is around 221 miles (357 km).

The average frequency per day from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Charlottesville, VA and Philadelphia as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • American Airlines can get you to Philadelphia by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with American Airlines from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia for $297 (€262) on Omio.
    • Travel with Amtrak to go to Philadelphia by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia tickets on Omio for $38 (€33).
    Many of our customers traveling from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia don't make Philadelphia their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Philadelphia are New York City, Washington, DC or Newark, NJ, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Philadelphia to any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost $42 (€37) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average $297 (€262) one way.
    • Train tickets are costing $38 (€33) one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Charlottesville, VA to Philadelphia online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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