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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Springfield, MA to Philadelphia, PA?

Lowest Price$32.00
Fastest Train4h 56m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2

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:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak35h 27m$57.98
Amtrak Northeast Regional15h 26m$57.66

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

Price trends for trains from Springfield to Philadelphia

Average prices by travel date

$90$60$30NovDec

Monthly average prices

$125$100$75$50$25JFMAMJJASOND

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Springfield, MA to Philadelphia, PA
5.0
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
Bridgette
5.0
August 16, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
The staff were friendly and informative. I could see they knew what they were doing and treated us fairly.The staff were friendly and informative. I could see they knew what they were doing and treated us fairly.
Cons
Signs inside to dinning car.Signs inside to dinning car.
Tips
Be respectful of others with noise levels of phone, and talking.Be respectful of others with noise levels of phone, and talking.

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
3.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
1.0
Staff
4.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.0
Anna
5.0
June 26, 2019Business
Tips
Do not rely on the wifi to workDo not rely on the wifi to work

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