There are 5 ways to get from Ocean City to Lancaster by bus, train, shuttle, tram, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Ocean City, MD to Baltimore
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak

$109 - $272

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Ocean City, MD to Baltimore 8109
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to York, Pa 4696 / ...

$25 - $51

3 alternative options

Shuttle, tram, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ocean City, MD to BWI-Thurgood Marshall Airport
  2. Take the tram from BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL nb to HUNT VALLEY & LT RAIL STAT nb
  3. Take the bus from Hunt Valley station to Transfer Center 83S

$106 - $129

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Ocean City to Lancaster 157 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lancaster (LNS) BWI - LNS

$134 - $180

What companies run services between Ocean City, MD, USA and Lancaster, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Ocean City to Lancaster via Baltimore, BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb, Patapsco Lightrail Station Bay 4, Patapsco Light Rail Station Bay 2, HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb, Baltimore Downtown, Md, York, Pa, and York in around 8 h 42 min. Alternatively, Southern Airways Express flies from Ocean City to Lancaster twice daily.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Maryland Transit
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Tram from BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL nb to HUNT VALLEY & LT RAIL STAT nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to York, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Rabbit Transit
Website
rabbittransit.org
Bus from Hunt Valley station to Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rabbittransit.org

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ocean City to Lancaster?

The distance between Ocean City and Lancaster is 217 km. The road distance is 251 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ocean City to Lancaster?

The cheapest way to get from Ocean City to Lancaster is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ocean City to Lancaster?

The quickest way to get from Ocean City to Lancaster is to drive which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $15 - $23.

Is there a direct bus between Ocean City and Lancaster?

No, there is no direct bus from Ocean City to Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Ocean City, MD and arriving at Lancaster via BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb, Patapsco Light Rail Station Bay 2, Baltimore Downtown, Md and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Ocean City to Lancaster?

It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Ocean City to Lancaster, including transfers.