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Journey Information

Springfield, MA to Philadelphia, PA bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$25.00
Shortest Duration5h 50m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Springfield 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 bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus 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 bus ticket from Springfield to Philadelphia?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $25.00 was the low point for bus fares from Springfield to Philadelphia. Buses from Philadelphia to Springfield are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $25.00 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 bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 54 minutes to cover the 200 miles (322 kilometers) from Springfield, MA to Philadelphia, PA. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 hours and 50 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Philadelphia, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Springfield?

There is usually only one bus per day from Springfield to Philadelphia. It leaves the station in Springfield at 8:00am 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 buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Springfield to Philadelphia. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Springfield, MA to Philadelphia, PA; ticket prices start at $32.00.

What bus companies travel from Springfield to Philadelphia?

There is one bus company that operates from Springfield to Philadelphia. Peter Pan Lines is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Peter Pan Lines15h 55m$25.00

Where does the bus leave from in Springfield?

Most buses depart from the main station in Springfield, Massachusetts:

  • Union Station Transportation Center

Where does the bus arrive in Philadelphia?

All buses from Springfield arrive at one main station in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:

  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St

Price trends for buses from Springfield to Philadelphia

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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Springfield, MA to Philadelphia, PA
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Users that traveled with Peter Pan Lines report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
January 26, 2020Visiting family
Being my first bus trip, I was very impressed by how helpful all the staff were and how prompt the buses were!
Francis A.
October 16, 2019Visiting family
The trip was short cowering the distance and the buses were on time.
Restroom was difficult to use because it the movement of the bus. Handbags would help a lot.
Good bargain for the money.
July 4, 2019Visiting friends
I would recommend this service
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