How to travel from Philadelphia to Raleigh

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Travel Information between Philadelphia and Raleigh

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$79 - $150
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $79 (€75) • 8 h 21 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $150 (€142) • 1 h 21 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, United or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 344 miles (555 km) between Philadelphia and Raleigh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 21 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $79 (€75). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound, United or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Philadelphia to Raleigh.

Travel Tips: Travel from Philadelphia to Raleigh

Travel Tips: Travel to Raleigh 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 Philadelphia to Raleigh.

There are 4 travel options from Philadelphia to Raleigh: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Raleigh from Philadelphia is by taking a train with an average price of $79 (€75).

This is compared to other travel options to Raleigh:

A train is generally $22 (€21) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $101 (€96) from Philadelphia to Raleigh.

Taking a train is usually $71 (€67) less than taking a flight to Raleigh, which costs on average $150 (€142) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel to Raleigh from Philadelphia is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 21 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Raleigh by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 21 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 344 miles (555 km) from Philadelphia to Raleigh.

The average frequency per day from Philadelphia to Raleigh is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Philadelphia to Raleigh:

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Philadelphia to Raleigh:

    • You can travel by bus to Raleigh from Philadelphia with Greyhound, and you can find Greyhound Philadelphia to Raleigh tickets for $101 (€96) on Omio.
    • You can take a flight from Philadelphia to Raleigh with United. Cheap tickets can be found for $150 (€142) with United from Philadelphia to Raleigh.
    • You can go to Raleigh from Philadelphia by train with Amtrak. You'll see cheap train tickets for $79 (€75) with Amtrak from Philadelphia to Raleigh on Omio.
    Your trip from Philadelphia to Raleigh doesn't have to end in Raleigh. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York City, Paris or London. If you’d like to add New York City, Paris or London to your Philadelphia to Raleigh tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Raleigh today!

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

    • Bus tickets cost $101 (€96) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets cost $150 (€142) one way on average.
    • Train tickets are costing on average $79 (€75) one way.

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

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