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Duration 4h 32m
Distance 197.5 miles
Average price $65
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Farmingdale and Lancaster takes 4h 32m and the fastest train takes 3h 57m. The train service runs several times per day from Farmingdale to Lancaster. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Farmingdale
  2. New York Moynihan Train Hall
  3. Lancaster
4h 32m
$38 - $61

Farmingdale to Lancaster train times

Trains run three times a day between Farmingdale and Lancaster. The service departs Farmingdale at 15:39 in the afternoon, which arrives into Lancaster at 19:55. All services require a transfer at Penn Station and take an average of 4h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Farmingdale to Lancaster station. However, there are services departing from Farmingdale and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak Station via New York Moynihan Train Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 32m.

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The distance between Farmingdale and Lancaster is 159 miles. The road distance is 197.5 miles.

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Farmingdale to Lancaster train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Farmingdale station.

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Farmingdale to Lancaster train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lancaster Amtrak Station.

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There are 290+ hotels available in Lancaster. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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