There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Mount Gretna by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Philadelphia  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Mount Joy Amtrak Keystone Service

$91 - $173

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Bus  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Lancaster, PA New York, NY - Fort Washington, PA - King of Prussia, PA - Malvern, PA - Lancaster, PA / ...

$64 - $84

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Mount Joy Amtrak Keystone Service

$68 - $98

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Mount Gretna 172.7 miles

$16 - $25

Train, fly  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Harrisburg (MDT) PHL - MDT

$232 - $595

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Mount Gretna is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 2h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Mount Gretna is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 2h 55m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Mount Gretna is 137 miles. The road distance is 172.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Mount Gretna without a car is to train via Philadelphia which takes 4h 18m and costs $90 - $180.

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It takes approximately 4h 18m to get from Manhattan to Mount Gretna, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Mount Gretna is to train via Philadelphia which takes 4h 18m and costs $90 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $85 and takes 4h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Harrisburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Mount Gretna is 173 miles. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Manhattan to Mount Gretna.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Harrisburg Airport.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Mount Gretna, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Manhattan to Mount Gretna via 34 St - Penn Station, New York Penn Station, 30th Street Train Station, and Mount Joy Amtrak in around 4h 18m. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from New York, NY to Lancaster, PA once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $29 and the journey takes 4h 5m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $550
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 New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Mount Joy Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from New York Penn Station to Mount Joy Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Lancaster, PA
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
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ourbus.com

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