How far is Reading from Philadelphia?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Reading and Philadelphia is 48.23 miles (77.61 km).

Flight distance from Reading, PA to Philadelphia, PA is 48.23 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 07 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 06 minutes to travel from Reading to Philadelphia with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Reading, Pennsylvania to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is: 63.34 miles (101.94 km) by car.

Driving from Reading to Philadelphia will take approximately 01 hours 08 minutes.

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#1 Reading

County seat of Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States

Population 88217
GPS Coordinates 40°20'8"N 75°55'37"W
Latitude 40.3356500
Longitude -75.9268700
Altitude 93
Country United States
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#2 Philadelphia

Largest city in Pennsylvania, United States

Population 1578487
GPS Coordinates 39°57'8"N 75°9'50"W
Latitude 39.9523300
Longitude -75.1637900
Altitude 12
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Reading and Philadelphia

The distance between Reading and Philadelphia is 102 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 07 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Reading and Philadelphia. The current time is 22:16:14.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 06 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 35 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 16 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 03 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 54 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 50 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 47 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 8.46 liters (2.24 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Reading and Philadelphia.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Reading to Philadelphia is $9.17 (diesel $10.84).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 19, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Reading and Philadelphia (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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