How to travel from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia

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from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia

You can get from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia on Oct 08 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Lancaster, PA and Philadelphia

distanceDistance60 miles (97 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $23 (€22) • 1 h 3 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€22) • 1 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesOurBus or Amtrak

Travel 60 miles (97 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Philadelphia from Lancaster, PA. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are OurBus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia.

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FAQs

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Philadelphia from Lancaster, PA. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia is by taking a train with an average price of $23 (€22).

This is compared to other travel options to Philadelphia:

A train is generally $9 (€9) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $32 (€30) from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia.

The quickest way to travel to Philadelphia from Lancaster, PA is by train, which takes on average 1 h 3 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

The Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia distance is around 60 miles (97 km).

The average frequency per day from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia is:

  • 11 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Lancaster, PA and Philadelphia as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with OurBus to go to Philadelphia by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find OurBus Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia tickets on Omio for $32 (€30).
    • Travel with Amtrak for trains to Philadelphia. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia tickets on Omio for $23 (€22).

    Yes, there are direct services available from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia with the following travel companies:

    • You can travel directly by train with Amtrak with 11 direct trains per day.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Philadelphia as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia.

    Omio customers who travel from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia often also extend their vacation to go to New York City, Washington, DC or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Philadelphia and these popular destinations at a great price.

    Before traveling from Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $32 (€30) one way.
    • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $23 (€22) one way.

    But we recommend booking Lancaster, PA to Philadelphia tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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