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Overview: Train from New York City to Lancaster, PA

distanceDistance129 miles (208 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from New York City to Lancaster, PA cover the 129 miles (208 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $47 (€39), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $43 (€36).

Train companies: New York City to Lancaster, PA with Amtrak

You can travel by train to Lancaster, PA from New York City with Amtrak for as low as $43 (€36). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey to Lancaster, PA from New York City, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

New York City to Lancaster, PA train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 37 min
  • Average Price: $43
  • Amtrak frequency: 12 a day

Amtrak has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between New York City and Lancaster, PA:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from New York City to Lancaster, PA?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from New York City to Lancaster, PA for as low as $43 (€36)  for the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from New York City to Lancaster, PA?

The train price between New York City and Lancaster, PA is on average $47 (€39)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.

How far is it from New York City to Lancaster, PA by train?

The New York City to Lancaster, PA train distance is approximately 129 miles (208 km).

How long is the train ride to Lancaster, PA from New York City?

On average the New York City to Lancaster, PA train time is 2 h 55 min  covering the 129 miles (208 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train providers can take me between New York City and Lancaster, PA?

If you're looking for trains from New York City to Lancaster, PA, you can rely on Amtrak to get you to Lancaster, PA. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the New York City to Lancaster, PA trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there between New York City and Lancaster, PA a day?

On average, there are 12 trains a day from New York City to Lancaster, PA. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What are the first and last departure train times from New York City to Lancaster, PA?

You can take the earliest train from New York City to Lancaster, PA at 7: 53 AM   or take the last train from New York City to Lancaster, PA leaving at 4: 35 PM. Look for the latest New York City to Lancaster, PA train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from New York City to Lancaster, PA to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from New York City to Lancaster, PA is on average $47 (€39) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Lancaster, PA from New York City available a few months in advance.