Distance from Philadelphia, PA to Erie, PA

Distance

420 mi

Time

7 hours 46 mins

Gas Cost

$30 - $58

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There are 297.17 miles from Philadelphia to Erie in northwest direction and 420 miles (675.92 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 route.

Philadelphia and Erie are 7 hours 46 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Philadelphia, PA to Erie, PA. The halfway point is Milesburg, PA.

Philadelphia, PA and Erie, PA are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 9:31 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 19.45 gallons of gas to cover the route between Philadelphia, PA and Erie, PA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Philadelphia to Erie is $48.63.

During the route, an average car will release 381.07 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Philadelphia, PA and Erie, PA

If you want to meet halfway between Philadelphia, PA and Erie, PA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.948962 and -77.737153, or 40º 56' 56.2632" N, 77º 44' 13.7508" W. This location is 210.06 miles away from Philadelphia, PA and Erie, PA and it would take approximately 3 hours 53 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Milesburg, PA, situated 215.27 miles from Philadelphia, PA and 209.34 miles from Erie, PA. It would take 4 hours 4 mins to go from Philadelphia to Milesburg and 3 hours 51 mins to go from Erie to Milesburg.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Allentown, PA.


Best Hotels In or Near Erie, PA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Philadelphia, PA

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From $14

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From $18

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Weather in Philadelphia and Erie

Philadelphia

Rain on Tuesday, with temperatures peaking at 79°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
75° 49° 75° 54° 79° 51° 77° 56° 78° 63°
8% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 12% Rain probability
6 224 degrees 6 310 degrees 0 177 degrees 5 164 degrees 8 180 degrees

Erie

Rain on Monday through Wednesday, with temperatures peaking at 71°F on Sunday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
67° 52° 68° 51° 71° 53° 71° 58° 67° 61°
8% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 5% Rain probability 40% Rain probability
12 229 degrees 3 261 degrees 9 178 degrees 13 174 degrees 11 178 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 297.17 mi 478.25 km 258.23 nautical mi
Driving distance 420 mi 675.92 km 364.97 nautical mi

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