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There are 4 ways to get from Gettysburg to Danville by bus, train or car

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Bus, train via Philadelphia

  1. Take the bus from Gettysburg Transfer Center to Market St. at 5th St.
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg to Philadelphia
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Danville Amtrak Station

Cheapest

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from York Transfer Center to 701 E. Joppa Rd. Black and Decker
  2. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Danville Amtrak Station

Bus

  1. Take the bus from York Transfer Center to 701 E. Joppa Rd. Black and Decker
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore to Washington, DC - Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Danville, VA - Transit System Hub

Drive

  1. Drive from Gettysburg to Danville

Gettysburg to Danville by bus and train

The journey time between Gettysburg and Danville is around 17h 7m and covers a distance of around 515 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6h 41m. The fastest journey normally takes 17h 7m. Operated by Rabbit Transit, Amtrak, Amtrak Acela Express and others, the Gettysburg to Danville service departs from Gettysburg Transfer Center and arrives in Danville Amtrak Station. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
10h 26m
Layover time:
6h 41m
Total time:
17h 7m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
17h 7m
Journey distance:
515 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$96
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:15
Last service departs at:
06:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gettysburg to Danville bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gettysburg to Danville is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Gettysburg to Danville is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gettysburg to Danville. However, there are services departing from Gettysburg Transfer Center and arriving at Danville, VA - Transit System Hub via E. Walnut St. at York St., York Transfer Center, JOPPA RD & BLACK & DECKER eb, Baltimore and Washington, DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 25m.

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The distance between Gettysburg and Danville is 255 miles. The road distance is 308.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Gettysburg to Danville without a car is to bus and train via Philadelphia which takes 11h 55m and costs $80 - $260.

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It takes approximately 11h 55m to get from Gettysburg to Danville, including transfers.

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Gettysburg to Danville bus services, operated by Rabbit Transit, depart from York Transfer Center station.

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Gettysburg to Danville bus services, operated by Virginia Breeze, arrive at Danville, VA - Transit System Hub station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gettysburg to Danville is 308 miles. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Gettysburg to Danville.

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Map of how to get from Gettysburg to Danville.
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  • Distance: 254.6 miles
  • Duration: 11h 55m

What companies run services between Gettysburg, PA, USA and Danville, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Gettysburg to Danville via E. Walnut St. at York St., York Transfer Center, JOPPA RD & BLACK & DECKER eb, SAINT PAUL ST & PENN STATION fs sb, Baltimore, Washington, DC - Union Station, and Washington, DC in around 15h 25m.

Train operators
Amtrak

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 Harrisburg to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Washington Union Station to Danville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Danville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$110 - $160
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$110 - $150
Business Seat - Child
$100 - $150
First Class - Adult
$170 - $240
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$170 - $240
First Class - Child
$170 - $240
Amtrak Northeast Regional

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $100
Business Class Seat
$55 - $140
Bus operators
Rabbit Transit
Phone
+1 800-632-9063
Website
rabbittransit.org
Bus from Gettysburg Transfer Center to Market St. at 5th St.
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rabbittransit.org
Bus from York Transfer Center to 701 E. Joppa Rd. Black and Decker
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rabbittransit.org
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Baltimore to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
boltbus.com
Virginia Breeze
Email
support@virginiabreeze.org
Website
virginiabreeze.org
Bus from Washington, DC to Danville, VA - Transit System Hub
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
virginiabreeze.org

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