Duration 16h 5m
Distance 504.2 miles
Average price $120
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Montreal and Lancaster takes 16h 5m and the fastest train takes 13h 50m. There is at least one train per day from Montreal 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.

Train via Philadelphia • 14h 2m

  1. Montreal Central Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. 30th Street Train Station
  4. Lancaster
14h 2m
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$103 - $196

Montreal to Lancaster train times

Trains run once daily between Montreal and Lancaster. The service departs Montreal at 10:20 in the morning, which arrives into Lancaster at 00:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 16h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreal station to Lancaster station. However, there are services departing from Montreal Central Station and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station and 30th Street Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 2m.

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The distance between Montreal and Lancaster is 405 miles. The road distance is 504.2 miles.

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Montreal to Lancaster train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Montreal Central Station.

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

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You can take a train from Montreal to Lancaster via New York Penn Station and 30th Street Train Station in around 14h 2m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Lancaster Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from New York Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140

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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Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $130
Train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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