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Boston to Philadelphia bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$9.00
Shortest Duration7h 0m
Trips per day21
bus carriers4
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How to book cheap Boston to Philadelphia bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Boston to Philadelphia is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Boston to Philadelphia were $34.62. By booking 24 days out, tickets are on average $16.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Boston to Philadelphia?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Philadelphia by bus is at 12:00 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6:00 PM on Monday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Boston to Philadelphia has the most daily schedules

On average there are 21 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Boston to Philadelphia, with an average of 12 trips per day and 241 monthly trips. 4 bus carriers currently travel from Boston to Philadelphia. Of the 21 trips there are 4 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Boston to Philadelphia starts at $69.00.

4 carriers offer Boston to Philadelphia bus trips

BoltBus

Book BoltBus from Boston to Philadelphia from $9.00. There are 1 BoltBus schedules from Boston to Philadelphia and you can expect on average to pay $38.43 for a BoltBus ticket to Philadelphia. In Boston, BoltBus departs to Philadelphia from South Station Bus Terminal and no other station. In Philadelphia, BoltBus arrives at 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Boston to Philadelphia takes 6 hours and 43 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $42.35 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

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Avg. Time
6h 43m
Avg. Price
$38.43

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Boston to Philadelphia from $33.00. There are 12 Greyhound schedules from Boston to Philadelphia and you can expect on average to pay $53.00 for a Greyhound ticket to Philadelphia. In Boston, Greyhound departs to Philadelphia from South Station Bus Terminal and no other station. In Philadelphia, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Boston to Philadelphia takes 7 hours and 52 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Philadelphia in 7 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 14 trips per day and you could expect to pay $55.37 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 52m
Avg. Price
$53.00

Megabus

Book Megabus from Boston to Philadelphia from $10.00. There are 1 Megabus schedules from Boston to Philadelphia and you can expect on average to pay $40.59 for a Megabus ticket to Philadelphia. In Boston, Megabus departs to Philadelphia from South Station Bus Terminal and no other station. In Philadelphia, Megabus arrives at 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Boston to Philadelphia takes 7 hours and 17 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Philadelphia in 7 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $44.33 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 17m
Avg. Price
$40.59

Peter Pan Lines

Book Peter Pan Lines from Boston to Philadelphia from $29.00. There are 6 Peter Pan Lines schedules from Boston to Philadelphia and you can expect on average to pay $35.39 for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to Philadelphia. In Boston, Peter Pan Lines departs to Philadelphia from South Station Bus Terminal and 1 other station. In Philadelphia, Peter Pan Lines arrives at Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St and no other station.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from Boston to Philadelphia takes 7 hours and 27 minutes, while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to Philadelphia in 7 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $36.60 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Green certified
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 27m
Avg. Price
$35.39

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Boston. Most bus trips to Philadelphia will depart from South Station Bus Terminal, Logan Intl Airport.
  • South Station Bus Terminal
  • Logan Intl Airport
Bus trips arrive in Philadelphia at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St, 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd are the main bus stations in Philadelphia for trips arriving from Boston.
  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St
  • 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd