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There is one daily coach from Bangor to Philadelphia. Traveling by coach from Bangor to Philadelphia usually takes around 16 hours and 25 minutes, but some coaches might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.
|Distance||467 mi (752 km)|
|Shortest duration||16h 25m|
|Most frequent service||Greyhound|
How much is a coach ticket from Bangor to Philadelphia?
£49.00 is the average price of a coach ticket from Bangor to Philadelphia. Any tickets cheaper than £49.00 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a coach from Bangor to Philadelphia is expected to range from £47 to £61. If you are looking to travel to Philadelphia within the next week, you can find coach tickets starting from £48. The cheapest coach tickets in the next month are £47 and can be found on 19 August 2022.
Monthly average prices
The lowest coach ticket prices on this route can usually be found in January. That’s when the average price of a coach ticket is expected to be just £45 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Bangor to Philadelphia in November, expect to spend more on your coach trip, as the average ticket price may surge to £53 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.
What coach companies travel from Bangor to Philadelphia?
On Wanderu there is one intercity coach company that operates from Bangor to Philadelphia. Greyhound is the only company to provides coach transportation available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.
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Greyhound is the largest nationwide coach carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 1 bus trips from Bangor to Philadelphia every day, with the average journey taking around 16 hours and 26 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Philadelphia usually start from £44.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from Bangor to Philadelphia during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the coach ride from Bangor to Philadelphia?
The coach takes an average of 16 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 467 miles from Bangor to Philadelphia. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
"Because many passengers travel from Bangor to Philadelphia at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go."
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Bangor?
There is usually only one coach per day from Bangor to Philadelphia. It leaves the station in Bangor at 10:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many coach departures serve Philadelphia each day?
There is usually only one coach per day from Bangor to Philadelphia. However, it is not a direct coach, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change coaches during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Bangor to Philadelphia; ticket prices start at £63.20.
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Although Bangor is best known as the setting for many of Stephen King's novels, there is far more to the town than just horror. With a vibrant art scene, multiple museums, galleries, and an annual sidewalk art festival, Bangor is a delightful destination for a weekend getaway. In the winter, Bangor is also one of the best destinations for a snowy vacation.
Bangor first grew its economy through the lumber and shipbuilding industries. The city's rich lumber history is evident on almost every street, as wealthy "lumber barons" built decadent brick and wood mansions throughout the city. You can learn more about the industry's impact on Bangor by visiting The Maine Forest and Logging Museum just outside town.
If you're a Stephen King fan, be sure to book a city tour of some of the locations featured in his novels and films, and learn about how the area inspired his work. You can also stroll past Stephen King's own house (don't bother him for autographs, it's a private residence!) and take a stroll through the neighbourhood to admire many other magnificent houses.
Getting to Bangor is simple. Bangor International Airport is served by many major airlines and offers nonstop and connecting flights from various U.S. cities. Greyhound Lines and Concord Coach Lines also offer coach services to other Maine destinations and cities throughout New England. In addition, Amtrak Thruway coaches connect Bangor to the nationwide rail network.
We may feel a little bit more than just brotherly love for Philadelphia, a city steeped in history and culture. Where else can you channel your inner Rocky Balboa on his epic run, and later enjoy an authentic Philly cheesesteak as a reward?
Philadelphia’s affordability (especially compared to other East Coast cities) is just one of many reasons it is among Wanderu’s best destinations for college students. Another reason is how much there is to do! Early American history takes precedence at Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, while museums abound on Benjamin Franklin Parkway, sometimes called the most artistic mile in the city. Fuel up at the Reading Terminal Market or Italian Market, both offering fresh food from local vendors, to prepare for a night hitting up the bars, clubs, and live music joints that line up South Street.
Philadelphia is a major hub for both Greyhound and Amtrak, and its 30th Street Station is one of the busiest stations in the country. The plentitude of ground travel and the nearby Philadelphia International Airport make this exciting city very easily accessible, even on a budget.
Where does the coach leave from in Bangor?
Main departure station: Park & Ride
Most coaches depart from the main station in Bangor.
All coach stations in Bangor:
Park & Ride
Where does the coach arrive in Philadelphia?
Main arrival station: Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St
Philadelphia's Greyhound Bus Terminal is a popular bus station served by several intercity bus companies, including Greyhound, Fullington Trailways, and Peter Pan Bus Lines. Conveniently located in downtown Philly, you can walk from the bus station to the nearby Pennsylvania Convention Center, Reading Terminal Market, and even Independence Hall (home of the Liberty Bell). The station is a comfortable place to begin your bus journey, with a snack bar, restrooms, and vending machines, as well as several nearby parking garages and quick bites. And if your destination is Philadelphia, the Greyhound Bus Terminal makes it easy to start your sightseeing or head to your hotel, thanks to the SEPTA subway stop half a block away.
Coach stations in Philadelphia:
Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St
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