There are 2 ways to get from Newark to Lancaster by train or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Newark to Lancaster is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2h 37m.
The quickest way to get from Newark to Lancaster is to train which costs $35 - $85 and takes 2h 19m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 19m.
The distance between Newark and Lancaster is 123 miles. The road distance is 154.8 miles.
The best way to get from Newark to Lancaster without a car is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs $35 - $85.
The train from Newark Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak Station takes 2h 19m including transfers and departs every three hours.
Newark to Lancaster train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark Penn Station.
Newark to Lancaster train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lancaster Amtrak Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Lancaster is 155 miles. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Newark to Lancaster.
Book your Newark to Lancaster train tickets online with Rome2rio.
What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Lancaster, PA, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from Newark to Lancaster every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 2h 19m.
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.
Train from Newark Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak Station
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 19m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- $35 - $85
- Coach Seat
- $35 - $55
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $60 - $90
- Business Coach Seat
- $55 - $85
- $180 - $250
Want to know more about travelling around United States
Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.
Related travel guides
Thanksgiving 2018: How to travel stress-free
Whether you're flying, driving or taking the train, these tips and tricks will ensure you make it to dinner on time.
Travelling to the US: What do I need to know?
Rome2rio’s travel guides to the US tell you the best ways to explore the country, from Amtrak to Greyhound to the New York Subway.
Why you should take the train in the US
Rome2rio has everything you need to know about travelling with Amtrak
More Questions & Answers
There are 141+ hotels available in Lancaster. Prices start at $71 USD per night.