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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Atlanta to Philadelphia?

Lowest Price$118.00
Fastest Train16h 4m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Atlanta 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 train 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, train 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Atlanta to Philadelphia?

In the last month, $118.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Atlanta, GA to Philadelphia, PA. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Atlanta to Philadelphia?

The distance between Atlanta and Philadelphia is approximately 665 miles, or 1071 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 16 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 16 hours and 4 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Atlanta to Philadelphia are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Atlanta at 8:00pm and arrives in Philadelphia around 16 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Atlanta to Philadelphia?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Philadelphia with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Philadelphia to Atlanta. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Atlanta to Philadelphia for $84.00.

Which train should you take from Atlanta to Philadelphia?

2 train services operate from Atlanta, Georgia to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak118h 56m$128.52
Amtrak Crescent116h 4m$129.53

Where is the train station in Atlanta?

There is one train station in Atlanta:

  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW

Where is the train station in Philadelphia?

Philadelphia has one train station:

  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St

Price trends for trains from Atlanta to Philadelphia

Average prices by travel date

$135$90$45SepSep

Monthly average prices

$175$140$105$70$35FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$200$160$120$80$403020100

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Atlanta, GA to Philadelphia, PA
4.6
Based on 5 ratings and reviews

Based on 5 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
1.0
Carlotta
3.0
July 11, 2019Business
Pros
Medical doctors appointment Medical doctors appointment
Cons
The bathroom on the trainThe bathroom on the train
Tips
Be prepared for bathroom issues Be prepared for bathroom issues

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