There are 3 ways to get from New York to Elizabethtown by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Elizabethtown Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$35 - $95

2 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 34 min

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

$106 - $263

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from New York to Elizabethtown 180.2 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Elizabethtown is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Elizabethtown is to train which costs $35 - $95 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between New York and Elizabethtown is 144 miles. The road distance is 180.2 miles.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Elizabethtown Amtrak takes 2 h 55 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Elizabethtown Amtrak. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Elizabethtown is 180 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to drive from New York to Elizabethtown.

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New York to Elizabethtown train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Harrisburg Amtrak station.

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  • Distance: 143.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York to Elizabethtown every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

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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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Elizabethtown Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Elizabethtown Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210

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