There are 2 ways to get from Newark to Lancaster by train or car
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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Lancaster is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 37 min.
The quickest way to get from Newark to Lancaster is to train which costs $35 - $85 and takes 2 h 19 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 19 min.
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 2 h 19 min and costs $35 - $85.
The train from Newark Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak takes 2 h 19 min including transfers and departs every four 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 2 h 37 min to drive from Newark to Lancaster.
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What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Lancaster, PA, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from Newark to Lancaster every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 19 min.
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
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 19 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $35 - $85
- Coach Seat
- $35 - $55
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $60 - $90
- Business Coach Seat
- $55 - $85
- $180 - $250
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