Distance from Philadelphia, PA to Cambridge, MA

Distance

302 mi

Time

5 hours 57 mins

Gas Cost

$23 - $44

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There are 269.17 miles from Philadelphia to Cambridge in northeast direction and 302 miles (486.02 kilometers) by car, following the I-90 route.

Philadelphia and Cambridge are 5 hours 57 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Philadelphia, PA to Cambridge, MA. The halfway point is Trumbull, CT.

Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 4:44 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 13.99 gallons of gas to cover the route between Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Philadelphia to Cambridge is $36.79.

During the route, an average car will release 274.08 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA

If you want to meet halfway between Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.236621 and -73.192623, or 41º 14' 11.8356" N, 73º 11' 33.4428" W. This location is 151.08 miles away from Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA and it would take approximately 2 hours 58 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Trumbull, CT, situated 155.17 miles from Philadelphia, PA and 147.97 miles from Cambridge, MA. It would take 3 hours 8 mins to go from Philadelphia to Trumbull and 2 hours 57 mins to go from Cambridge to Trumbull.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA is Bridgeport, CT, situated 149.52 miles from Philadelphia, PA and 149.63 miles from Cambridge, MA. It would take 3 hours 5 mins to go from Philadelphia to Bridgeport and 2 hours 58 mins to go from Cambridge to Bridgeport.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Boston, MA, Bronx, NY, Edison, NJ, Elizabeth, NJ, Hartford, CT, Jersey City, NJ, Newark, NJ, New Haven, CT, Stamford, CT, Staten Island, NY, Worcester, MA and Yonkers, NY.


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Weather in Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA

Philadelphia, PA

Light rain on Tuesday and Wednesday, with temperatures falling to 76°F on Saturday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day
92° 64° 91° 73° 84° 72° 83° 73° 84° 69°
11% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 22% Rain probability 30% Rain probability 12% Rain probability
3 42 degrees 5 74 degrees 7 62 degrees 9 52 degrees 11 358 degrees

Cambridge, MA

Light rain on Wednesday and Thursday, with temperatures falling to 70°F next Sunday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain
83° 60° 82° 65° 82° 67° 78° 67° 80° 63°
15% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 31% Rain probability 35% Rain probability
1 102 degrees 3 126 degrees 3 151 degrees 4 127 degrees 5 317 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Philadelphia, PA and Cambridge, MA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 269.17 mi 433.19 km 233.90 nautical mi
Driving distance 302 mi 486.02 km 262.43 nautical mi

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