There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to State College (SCE) LGA - SCE

$205 - $760

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Bus  •  5h 10m

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

$40 - $57

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Fly from New York JFK  •  6h 13m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to State College (SCE) JFK - SCE

$142 - $714

Fly from Newark  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to State College (SCE) EWR - SCE

$179 - $623

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4h 14m

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

$207 - $995

Bus via State College, Pa  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to State College, Pa 4693

$52 - $69

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) 242.7 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 11m.

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The distance between Manhattan and State College Airport (SCE) is 204 miles. The road distance is 242.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) without a car is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) is to fly which takes 4h 33m and costs $200 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $60 and takes 5h 10m.

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There is no direct flight from New York La Guardia Airport to State College Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 7m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE).

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to State College Airport.

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  • Distance: 204.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and State College Airport (SCE), USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Manhattan to State College Airport (SCE) hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from New York 7th Ave and 27th St to State College, PA twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 5h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to State College via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to State College via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Newark to State College via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to State College via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to State College via Burlington, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to State College via Buffalo, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to State College via Syracuse, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to State College via Raleigh/Durham, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to State College via Pittsburgh, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to State College via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Cleveland, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Pittsburgh, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Buffalo, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Montreal, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Indianapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Reagan Washington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Baltimore, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to State College via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to State College via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to State College via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to State College via Bangor, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to State College via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Richmond, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to State College via Pittsburgh, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Newark to State College via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York 7th Ave and 27th St to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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megabus.com
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 New York, Ny to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80

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