There are 4 ways to get from Lancaster (Station) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, car or plane

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

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to New York Penn Station Keystone Service / ...

$43 - $95

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster (Station) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 176.5 miles

$17 - $25

Train, fly to New York JFK  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK

$153 - $489

Train, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA

$170 - $526

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster (Station) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lancaster (Station) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Lancaster (Station) and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 140 miles. The road distance is 176.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Lancaster (Station) to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Lancaster (Station) to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Lancaster Amtrak and arriving at Terminal 4 via Penn Station and Station D Jamaica Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Lancaster (Station), PA, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Lancaster (Station) to New York JFK Airport (JFK) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200

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