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Cheap train tickets from Roanoke, VA to Philadelphia


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How much are train tickets from Roanoke, VA to Philadelphia?

Lowest Price$71.00
Fastest Train7h 31m
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Roanoke, VA to Philadelphia?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Roanoke to Philadelphia is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Roanoke to Philadelphia was $71.00. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Roanoke, VA to Philadelphia?

The distance between Roanoke and Philadelphia is approximately 317.63 miles, or 511.04 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 7 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 31 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Roanoke to Philadelphia?

On Saturday trains from Roanoke to Philadelphia are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Roanoke to Philadelphia?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Roanoke to Philadelphia route. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Roanoke to Philadelphia, usually offering 1.148 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Philadelphia with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Roanoke, VA to Philadelphia, which start at $50.00.

One train company connects Roanoke to Philadelphia

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Roanoke to Philadelphia start from $71.00, and on average cost $93.18. Daily there are 1.148148 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Philadelphia. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Roanoke leaves from 55 Norfolk Ave SW, And in Philadelphia trains arrive at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St,

From Roanoke to Philadelphia train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 7 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Philadelphia faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 31 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Philadelphia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost $106.22 for a one-way weekend reservation from Roanoke.

Avg. Time
7h 32m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Roanoke on their way to Philadelphia:
  • 55 Norfolk Ave SW
There is one train station where trains from Roanoke arrive in Philadelphia:
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St

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