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Duration 2h 22m
Distance 67.2 miles
Average price $35
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Villanova University and Lancaster takes 2h 22m and the fastest train takes 1h 11m. The train service runs several times per day from Villanova University 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. Villanova
  2. Paoli Amtrak Station
  3. Lancaster
2h 10m
$29 - $41

Villanova University to Lancaster train times

Trains run every four hours between Villanova University and Lancaster. The service departs Villanova University at 18:39 in the evening, which arrives into Lancaster at 19:55. All services require a transfer at Paoli and take an average of 2h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Villanova University to Lancaster station. However, there are services departing from Villanova and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak Station via Paoli Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Villanova University and Lancaster is 51 miles. The road distance is 67.2 miles.

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Villanova University to Lancaster train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Villanova station.

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

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