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There are 9 ways to get from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the bus from New York 7th Ave and 27th St to State College, PA New York

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Train, bus  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Harrisburg Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg Bus Station to State College Bus Station Greyhound US0400s / ...

Bus via Wilkes-Barre  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Wilkes-Barre, PA 124 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to State College OurBus

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University 241.7 miles

Train to Newark, fly to State College  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to State College (SCE) EWR - SCE

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Altoona, drive  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Altoona (AOO) PHL - AOO
  3. Drive from Altoona to Pennsylvania State University

Train to Philadelphia, fly to State College  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to State College (SCE) PHL - SCE

Fly Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) EWR - AVP
  2. Take the bus from Wilkes Barre, Pa to State College, Pa

Fly Newark to Harrisburg, bus  •  7h 26m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Harrisburg (MDT) EWR - MDT
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg Bus Station to State College Bus Station

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 11m.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University is to drive which takes 4h 11m and costs $40 - $65.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University. However, there are services departing from New York 7th Ave and 27th St and arriving at Pattee Transit Center Eastbound via North Atherton Place at Walmart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Pennsylvania State University is 205 miles. The road distance is 241.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University without a car is to bus which takes 6h 4m and costs $10 - $60.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from New York 7th Ave and 27th St station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to State College Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 11m.

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Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at State College, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University is 242 miles. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Manhattan to Pennsylvania State University.

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  • Distance: 204.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from New York 7th Ave and 27th St to State College, PA once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $60 and the journey takes 5h 10m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to State College
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Newark to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Corporate Flight Management Inc
Website
contouraviation.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Altoona
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Train operators
Amtrak
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Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $100
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$8 - $35
Child Coach - short notice
$23 - $35
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$19 - $60
Child Business Class - short notice
$21 - $65
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$27 - $50
Business Seat - advance purchase
$35 - $130
Business Seat - short notice
$45 - $110
Coach Seat - short notice
$23 - $100
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$10 - $12
Adult Airport
$13 - $16
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 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
Megabus
Phone
+1-877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York 7th Ave and 27th St to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $60
Website
https://us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg Bus Station to State College Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $45
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
https://trailways.com
Schedules at
https://trailways.com/schedules/
Flexible
$26 - $40
Saver
$23 - $50
Bus from Wilkes Barre, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
https://trailways.com
Schedules at
https://trailways.com/schedules/
Flexible
$30 - $50
Saver
$35 - $70
Martz Bus
Phone
+1 800-233-8604
Website
martzbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
https://martzbus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1-844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to State College
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $55
Website
https://www.ourbus.com
Fullington Trailways
Website
fullington.trailways.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre to State College
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
fullington.trailways.com

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