There are 4 ways to get from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre by train, bus 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

Train, bus Fullington Trailways  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA 770, 772 Harrisburg - Scranton

$53 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster to Norristown York
  2. Take the bus from Norristown Transportation Center to Wilkes-Barre, PA 202 / ...

$48 - $65

2 alternative options

Train, bus Martz Trailways  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Paoli Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Norristown Transportation Center to Wilkes-Barre, PA 202 / ...

$59 - $96

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre 120.6 miles

$11 - $18

What companies run services between Lancaster, PA, USA and Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre via Norristown and Norristown Transportation Center in around 5 h.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to Paoli Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
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Refundable
$30 - $45
Bieber Transportation Group
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Norristown Transportation Center to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
martztrailways.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre?

The distance between Lancaster and Wilkes-Barre is 139 km. The road distance is 193 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre?

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre?

The quickest way to get from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre is to drive which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $11 - $18.

Is there a direct bus between Lancaster and Wilkes-Barre?

No, there is no direct bus from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Wilkes-Barre, PA via Norristown Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

How long does it take to get from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre?

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Lancaster to Wilkes-Barre, including transfers.