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Duration 2h 50m
Distance 155.8 miles
Average price $55
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between New York and Lancaster takes 2h 50m and the fastest train takes 2h 45m. The train service runs several times per day from New York 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

  1. New York Moynihan Train Hall
  2. Lancaster
2h 39m
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$30 - $50

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 39m.

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The distance between New York and Lancaster is 131 miles. The road distance is 155.8 miles.

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New York to Lancaster train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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

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What companies run services between New York and Lancaster?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Lancaster Amtrak Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2h 39m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Lancaster Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Lancaster Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50

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