Find your perfect Physics tutor online

Connect 1-on-1 with an online Physics tutor today

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, and reviews to find the right expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront payments. Just affordable results.

Subject Experts

Top 5 Physics tutors online

3,349 private Physics tutors / Find the best Physics tutor

See more experts ›
Khoi N.
120/hour

Physics, Science, and Math Genius

14 years of teaching physics and chemistry at University of California, Berkeley read more

120/hour
4.9 (550)
1,071 hours tutoring Physics out of 3,606 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

14 years of teaching physics and chemistry at University of California, Berkeley read more

Scott P.
175/hour

Physics Teacher (AP, IB, 9th-Grade)

I have 14 years experience teaching multiple levels of high school physics, including AP Physics, IB Physics, and 9th-grade conceptual physics. I am patient and enjoy working with both struggling students and advanced... read more

175/hour
5.0 (102)
206 hours tutoring Physics out of 206 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have 14 years experience teaching multiple levels of high school physics, including AP Physics, IB Physics, and 9th-grade conceptual physics. I am patient and enjoy working with both struggling students and advanced... read more

David S.
95/hour

Experienced AP Chemistry/Physics Teacher (HS thru College)

I have been teaching for over twenty-two years, including the past sixteen teaching physics and chemistry at a private school in the Dallas area. I have taught all levels of first year physics and chemistry and have built from... read more

95/hour
5.0 (56)
77 hours tutoring Physics out of 83 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been teaching for over twenty-two years, including the past sixteen teaching physics and chemistry at a private school in the Dallas area. I have taught all levels of first year physics and chemistry and have built from... read more

Pankaj T.
100/hour

Expertise In Solving Differential Equations to Model Transistors

I have MS (Physics) and PhD (Electrical Engineering), along with research experience in developing Physics based SPICE Models of Semiconductor Transistors by analytically solving Non-Linear Partial Differential Equations, the... read more

100/hour
5.0 (8)
10 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have MS (Physics) and PhD (Electrical Engineering), along with research experience in developing Physics based SPICE Models of Semiconductor Transistors by analytically solving Non-Linear Partial Differential Equations, the... read more

John M.
49/hour

Analytical assistance -- Writing, Math, and more

My undergraduate foundations (from the University of Wisconsin at Madison) for these fields include extensive work in Philosophy, Economics, and Mathematics (including math for the physical sciences, e.g. Physics). My current... read more

49/hour
4.8 (415)
97 hours tutoring Physics out of 1,578 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My undergraduate foundations (from the University of Wisconsin at Madison) for these fields include extensive work in Philosophy, Economics, and Mathematics (including math for the physical sciences, e.g. Physics). My current... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Physics tutoring lessons

Physics Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Physics tutor? Physics tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $90
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets

Trust an expert answer

Your Physics Questions Answered

 Question

How would you define Physics in your own words?
Physics is the study of the most basic properties of the physical world. At the high school level, topics typically include kinematics, dynamics, eletricity & magnetism, acoustics, and optics. Other topics that are sometimes taught at the high school level include atomic and molecular physics,... read more
Physics is the study of the most basic properties of the physical world. At the high school level, topics typically include kinematics, dynamics,... read more
Marc P.

Marc P. answered • 03/02/18

Tutor
4.9 (313)

 Question

How would you define Physics in your own words?
At its most basic level, physics is the study of how forces initiate changes in the world around us. When we first learn it, we start with Newtonian mechanics which apply to objects that humans routinely interact with--like stuff that is the size of cars, pulleys, tennis balls, light bulbs,... read more
At its most basic level, physics is the study of how forces initiate changes in the world around us. When we first learn it, we start with... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

 Question

How would you define Physics in your own words?
"All science is either physics or stamp collecting."— Lord Rutherford, physicist. It follows that physics is the study of the parts of science that are not stamp collecting (he meant taxonomy). At this point I should say something about how physics is about quantifying the behavior of matter and... read more
"All science is either physics or stamp collecting."— Lord Rutherford, physicist. It follows that physics is the study of the parts of science that... read more
Andrew P.

Andrew P. answered • 12/17/18

Tutor
5.0 (703)

 Question

How would you define Physics in your own words?
Physics comes down to understanding and considering all the forces and effects that are 'acting on a system'; we can say that better though. Success in classroom physics is about getting familiar with the common situations used to describe specific things (friction, normal force, velocity,... read more
Physics comes down to understanding and considering all the forces and effects that are 'acting on a system'; we can say that better though.... read more
Answered • 03/20/18