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There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to New Britain by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Doylestown Westbound to Doylestown

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Train  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to New Britain Lansdale/Doylestown Line

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Drive  •  1h 43m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to New Britain 88 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to New Britain is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 1h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to New Britain is to drive which takes 1h 43m and costs $16 - $24.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to New Britain. However, there are services departing from 72 St and arriving at New Britain via New York Penn Station and 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between Manhattan and New Britain is 73 miles. The road distance is 88 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to New Britain without a car is to bus which takes 3h 3m and costs $11 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Manhattan to New Britain, including transfers.

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Manhattan to New Britain train services, operated by Amtrak Acela, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to New Britain is to bus which takes 3h 3m and costs $11 - $50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $11 - $400 and takes 3h 44m.

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Manhattan to New Britain train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at New Britain station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to New Britain is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1h 43m to drive from Manhattan to New Britain.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to New Britain.
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  • Distance: 72.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and New Britain, PA, USA?

Trans-bridge Lines operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Doylestown 6 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manhattan to New Britain via 34 St-Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and 30th Street Station in around 3h 44m.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $380
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/acela-train
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$14 - $130
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $230
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $250
First Class - Child 2-12
$45 - $180
First Class - Senior Citizens
$95 - $350
First Class - Adult
$95 - $380
Amtrak
Rome2Rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $80
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$3 - $23
Child Coach - short notice
$13 - $24
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$13 - $45
Child Business Class - short notice
$15 - $50
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$19 - $30
Business Seat - advance purchase
$29 - $90
Business Seat - short notice
$35 - $75
Coach Seat - short notice
$12 - $80
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $210
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$4 - $110
Reserved Coach Seat
$20 - $210
Business Class Seat
$70 - $180
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines

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