How far is West Chester from Philadelphia?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between West Chester and Philadelphia is 23.54 miles (37.88 km).

Flight distance from West Chester, PA to Philadelphia, PA is 23.54 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 04 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from West Chester, Pennsylvania to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is: 36.01 miles (57.95 km) by car.

Driving from West Chester to Philadelphia will take approximately 00 hours 45 minutes.

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#1 West Chester

Borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States

Population 20048
GPS Coordinates 39°57'39"N 75°36'29"W
Latitude 39.9609700
Longitude -75.6080400
Altitude 140
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 West Chester and Philadelphia

The distance between West Chester and Philadelphia is 58 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 38 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 West Chester and Philadelphia. The current time is 21:15:17.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 11 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 54 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 43 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 36 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 30 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 28 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 26 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 4.81 liters (1.27 gallon) of gas to cover the route between West Chester and Philadelphia.
The estimated cost of gas to go from West Chester to Philadelphia is $5.21 (diesel $6.16).

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 May 24, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between West Chester 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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