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Duration 5h 41m
Distance 209.9 miles
Average price $67
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Exton and Altoona takes 5h 41m and the fastest train takes 5h 39m. There is at least one train per day from Exton to Altoona. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Exton Amtrak
  2. Harrisburg Amtrak Station
  3. Altoona
4h 51m
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$57 - $82

Exton to Altoona train times

Trains run once daily between Exton and Altoona. The service departs Exton at 11:30 in the morning, which arrives into Altoona at 17:09. All services require a transfer at Harrisburg Amtrak Station and take an average of 5h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Exton to Altoona station. However, there are services departing from Exton Amtrak and arriving at Altoona Amtrak Station via Harrisburg Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 51m.

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The distance between Exton and Altoona is 151 miles. The road distance is 209.9 miles.

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Exton to Altoona train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Exton Amtrak station.

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Exton to Altoona train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Altoona Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Exton and Altoona?

You can take a train from Exton to Altoona via Harrisburg Amtrak Station in around 4h 51m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Exton Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70

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