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There are 8 ways to get from New Carrollton to Allentown by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from 30th St. Station to Allentown Philadelphia

$94 - $229

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from 30th St. Station to Allentown Philadelphia

$37 - $67

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Allentown 10/12

$41 - $69

Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from New Carrollton to Allentown 177.7 miles

$17 - $26

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Allentown, PA

$136 - $542

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia, bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  2. Take the bus from 30th St. Station to Allentown

$191 - $484

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) IAD - AVP
  3. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Allentown, PA

$247 - $972

Fly Baltimore to Philadelphia, bus  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL
  2. Take the bus from 30th St. Station to Allentown

$239 - $781

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The cheapest way to get from New Carrollton to Allentown is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from New Carrollton to Allentown is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 15m.

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The distance between New Carrollton and Allentown is 136 miles. The road distance is 177.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New Carrollton to Allentown without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 45m and costs $90 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from New Carrollton to Allentown, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Carrollton to Allentown is 178 miles. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from New Carrollton to Allentown.

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United Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Allentown. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 135.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

What companies run services between New Carrollton, MD, USA and Allentown, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from New Carrollton to Allentown via Rhode Island Ave Sta & Bus Bay D, RHODE ISLAND station, UNION STATION station, Washington, Dc, Philadelphia, Pa, and Philadelphia in around 7h 39m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Metro Washington DC
Bus operators
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
amtrak.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$40 - $60
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Allentown
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
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