There are 3 ways to get from Altoona to Allentown by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Altoona, Pa to Allentown, Pa 4692

$26 - $65

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Altoona Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Allentown, Pa 4692

$48 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Altoona to Allentown 215.3 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Altoona and Allentown is 246 km. The road distance is 344 km.

The cheapest way to get from Altoona to Allentown is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Altoona to Allentown is to drive which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $21 - $35.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Altoona, Pa and arriving at Allentown, Pa. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

The bus from Altoona, Pa to Allentown, Pa takes 5 h 40 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

What companies run services between Altoona, PA, USA and Allentown, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Altoona to Allentown every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Altoona Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Altoona, Pa to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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