How to travel from Philadelphia to State College, PA

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Travel Information between Philadelphia and State College, PA

distanceDistance153 miles (246 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$57 - $536
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $57 (€52) • 4 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $536 (€494) • 1 h 1 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmtrak, piedmont airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 153 miles (246 km) between Philadelphia and State College, PA. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 1 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $57 (€52). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Amtrak, piedmont airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Philadelphia to State College, PA.

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There are 4 ways to travel between Philadelphia and State College, PA including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to State College, PA is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $57 (€52) compared to other travel options to State College, PA:

Taking a train is usually $10 (€9) less than taking a bus to State College, PA, which costs on average $66 (€61) for the same trip.

A train is $480 (€442) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Philadelphia to State College, PA costing on average $536 (€494).

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 45 min.

In comparison, getting to State College, PA by train can take on average 4 h 6 min.

You should expect to travel around 153 miles (246 km) between Philadelphia and State College, PA.

The average frequency per day from Philadelphia to State College, PA is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Philadelphia and State College, PA 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 State College, PA:

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Philadelphia to State College, PA:

    • You can go to State College, PA from Philadelphia by bus with Amtrak. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $66 (€61) with Amtrak from Philadelphia to State College, PA on Omio.
    • You can travel between Philadelphia and State College, PA by flight with piedmont airlines. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $536 (€494) with piedmont airlines from Philadelphia to State College, PA.
    • You can travel by train between Philadelphia and State College, PA with Amtrak, and you can find Amtrak Philadelphia to State College, PA tickets for $57 (€52) on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Philadelphia to State College, PA with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find direct buses with.
    • You can travel directly by plane with piedmont airlines.
    • You can travel directly by train with Amtrak.

    Direct services to State College, PA tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

    Looking to extend your trip from Philadelphia to State College, PA? Many Omio customers who go from Philadelphia to State College, PA usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York City, Fort Pierce North, FL or Newark, NJ. If you're looking to explore New York City, Fort Pierce North, FL or Newark, NJ from State College, PA, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    Before traveling from Philadelphia to State College, PA, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket costs $66 (€61) one way on average for this journey.
    • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $536 (€494) one way on average.
    • A train ticket is costing on average $57 (€52) one way for this trip.

    But we recommend booking Philadelphia to State College, PA tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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