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Springfield-Philadelphia Train Schedule
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|Fastest Train||4h 56m|
|Trains Per Day||4|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train 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 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 during the holidays, click here.
What is the price of a train ticket from Springfield to Philadelphia?
If you're booking a train ticket this winter, expect to pay around $38.54 for a ticket from Springfield, MA to Philadelphia, PA. It's especially important now to book tickets at least 22 days in advance, as train ticket prices increase during the holiday season. If you wait until the last minute to book a same-day ticket, expect to pay an additional $60.94.
How long is the train journey from Springfield to Philadelphia?
The distance between Springfield and Philadelphia is approximately 200 miles, or 322 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 56 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 Springfield 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 Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Springfield at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Springfield to Philadelphia?
There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Springfield to Philadelphia. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Philadelphia to Springfield. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Springfield to Philadelphia for $25.00.
Which train should you take from Springfield to Philadelphia?
2 train services operate from Springfield, Massachusetts to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
Where is the train station in Springfield?
There is one train station in Springfield:
- Union Station Transportation Center
Where is the train station in Philadelphia?
Philadelphia has one train station:
- 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
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