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There are 8 ways to get from New York to Cresson by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Altoona Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian

$86 - $183

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Ebensburg 4693

$57 - $75

6 alternative options

Train via Philadelphia 30th Street Station  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Altoona Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian

$153 - $363

Drive  •  5h 4m

  1. Drive from New York to Cresson 293.1 miles

$28 - $45

Train to Philadelphia, fly to State College, bus  •  6h 28m

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

$294 - $1,137

Fly Newark to Pittsburgh, train  •  7h 46m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) EWR - PIT
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station

$200 - $540

Fly New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh, train  •  8h 1m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LGA - PIT
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station

$178 - $533

Fly New York JFK to Pittsburgh, train  •  8h 12m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Pittsburgh (PIT) JFK - PIT
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station

$182 - $524

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Cresson is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Cresson is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 4m.

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The distance between New York and Cresson is 243 miles. The road distance is 293.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Cresson without a car is to train which takes 6h 36m and costs $85 - $190.

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It takes approximately 6h 36m to get from New York to Cresson, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Cresson is to train which takes 6h 36m and costs $85 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $75 and takes 9h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Cresson is 293 miles. It takes approximately 5h 4m to drive from New York to Cresson.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Cresson. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 243.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 36m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Cresson, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York to Cresson once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 6h 17m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Cresson once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 9h 5m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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 Altoona Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Altoona Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
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 New York, Ny to Ebensburg
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $95
Bus from State College, Pa to Altoona, Pa
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$28 - $40

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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