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There are 6 ways to get from Lehigh University to Altoona by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Allentown Amtrak Station to Philadelphia
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Altoona Amtrak Station

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Bus, train via Doylestown

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Doylestown
  2. Take the train from Doylestown to Jefferson Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia to Altoona Amtrak Station

Bus via Williamsport

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Williamsport
  2. Take the bus from Williamsport to State College, PA
  3. Take the bus from State College to Altoona

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Easton to Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Altoona

Drive

  1. Drive from Lehigh University to Altoona

Bus, fly

  1. Take the bus from Allentown Amtrak Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to State College (SCE)
  3. Take the bus from State College to Altoona
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The cheapest way to get from Lehigh University to Altoona is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 48m.

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The fastest way to get from Lehigh University to Altoona is to drive. Taking this option will cost $21 - $35 and takes 3h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lehigh University to Altoona. However, there are services departing from West Broad Street WB and arriving at Altoona via Allentown, Williamsport and State College. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between Lehigh University and Altoona is 159 miles. The road distance is 223.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Lehigh University to Altoona without a car is to bus and train which takes 8h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 38m to get from Lehigh University to Altoona, including transfers.

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Lehigh University to Altoona bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, depart from Allentown station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Lehigh University to Altoona bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Altoona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lehigh University to Altoona is 223 miles. It takes approximately 3h 48m to drive from Lehigh University to Altoona.

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  • Distance: 159.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 38m

What companies run services between Lehigh University, PA, USA and Altoona, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Lehigh University to Altoona via West Broad Street WB, Hamilton at American Parkway WB, Allentown, Williamsport, and State College in around 9h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Philadelphia to Altoona Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Doylestown to Jefferson Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1 - $2
Bus 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
Bus from Allentown Amtrak Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Allentown to Williamsport
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Senior 65+
$27 - $50
Youth 2-16
$28 - $50
Adult
$30 - $55
Bus from Williamsport to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com
Senior 65+
$17 - $29
Youth 2-16
$17 - $30
Adult
$18 - $35
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from State College to Altoona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Allentown to Doylestown
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $16
Flexible
$26 - $40
Bus from Easton to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Harrisburg to Altoona
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $60

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport.

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