Best way to travel between

San Francisco, CA, United States
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Travel Modes
Price
Distance
Duration
CO2
train
$365.0
5329.77 km
72h 31mins
282.48 kgs
 
flight
$367.0
4547.55 km
11h 7mins
491.14 kgs
 
drive
$370.0
4670.24 km
47h 32mins
597.79 kgs
 
bus
$590.0
5339.7 km
72h 47mins
160.19 kgs
 
Tranport Distance Time(hrs) Cost(local) Cost(usd)
Train 5329.77 km 72h 31mins 365 USD 365.0
Flight 4547.55 km 11h 7mins 367 USD 367.0
Drive 4670.24 km 47h 32mins 370 USD 370.0
Bus 5339.7 km 72h 47mins 590 USD 590.0
Take Train from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Richmond
Time: 39mins Cost: 5 USD; $ 4.5 - 5.5 USD CO2 Emission: 1.73 kgs
Take Train from Richmond to Chicago
Time: 50h 29mins Cost: 220 USD; $ 198.0 - 242.0 USD CO2 Emission: 203.44 kgs
Take Train from Chicago, IL to Washington, DC
Time: 16h 50mins Cost: 65 USD; $ 58.5 - 71.5 USD CO2 Emission: 65.78 kgs
Take Train from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
Time: 2h 10mins Cost: 75 USD; $ 67.5 - 82.5 USD CO2 Emission: 11.54 kgs
Source: Rome2rio

Mode of travel comparision chart

The best and cheapest way to get from San Francisco, CA, United States and Philadelphia, PA, United States is to travel by air, which will cost about 246 USD or 221.40 USD.