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Columbus to Philadelphia bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$62.00
Shortest Duration10h 0m
Trips per day5
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Columbus to Philadelphia

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Columbus to Philadelphia is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Columbus to Philadelphia were $66.00. By booking 21 days out, tickets are on average $42.75 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Columbus to Philadelphia?

The distance between Columbus and Philadelphia is approximately 414.98 miles, or 667.68 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 11 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Columbus to Philadelphia by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Columbus to Philadelphia has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Columbus to Philadelphia, with an average of 5 trips per day and 110 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Columbus to Philadelphia. Of the 5 trips there are 3 trips that are direct connections to Philadelphia.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Columbus to Philadelphia starts at $101.00.

1 carriers offer Columbus to Philadelphia bus trips


Book Greyhound from Columbus to Philadelphia from $62.00. There are 5 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Columbus to Philadelphia and you can expect on average to pay $85.70 for a Greyhound ticket to Philadelphia. In Columbus, Greyhound departs to Philadelphia from Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St, In Philadelphia, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Columbus to Philadelphia takes 11 hours and 22 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Philadelphia in 10 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $99.06 for a weekend trip to Philadelphia.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Columbus. Most bus trips to Philadelphia will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St
Bus trips arrive in Philadelphia at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Philadelphia for trips arriving from Columbus:
  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St