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Boston to Philadelphia coach - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||6h 50m|
|Trips per day||5|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is Boston to Philadelphia a good day-trip?
How much is a train ticket from Boston to Philadelphia?
What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Philadelphia?
Is it safe to travel by coach from Boston to Philadelphia right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.
In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a coach ticket from Boston to Philadelphia?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, US$18.95 was the low point for coach fares from Boston to Philadelphia. Coaches from Philadelphia to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than US$18.95 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 24 days in advance. By doing so, you could save US$36.34 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the coach ride?
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Philadelphia. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Boston?
How many coaches are there each day?
There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Boston to Philadelphia every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct coach. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different coach at any point during your trip. Direct coaches also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Boston to Philadelphia; ticket prices start at US$15.00.
What coach companies travel from Boston to Philadelphia?
Where does the coach leave from in Boston?
Boston, Massachusetts has two coach stations with service to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- South Station Bus Terminal
Where does the coach arrive in Philadelphia?
These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St
- 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd
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