There are 6 ways to get from Ocean City to Lancaster by bus, train, night bus, 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.

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  7 h 5 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

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Shore Transit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  3. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to York, Pa

$44 - $89

4 alternative options

Bus, night bus, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Shore Transit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the night bus from Salisbury, Md to Wilmington, De 906
  3. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak

$95 - $248

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Ocean City to Lancaster 157 miles

$15 - $23

Fly Baltimore to Lancaster  •  5 h 10 min

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

$134 - $180

Bus to Salisbury, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Wor Wic Community College
  2. Fly from Salisbury (SBY) to Philadelphia (PHL) SBY - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak

$165 - $740

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Ocean City and Lancaster is 135 miles. The road distance is 157 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Ocean City to Lancaster, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ocean City to Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Ocean City Transfer Point and arriving at Lancaster via Salisbury, Md, Baltimore Downtown, Md and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ocean City to Lancaster is 157 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from Ocean City to Lancaster.

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  • Distance: 135.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Ocean City to Lancaster via Shore Transit Bus Terminal, Salisbury, Md, Baltimore Downtown, Md, York, Pa, and York in around 8 h 45 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salisbury to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Shore Transit
Phone
443-260-2300
Website
shoretransit.org
Bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Shore Transit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org
Bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Wor Wic Community College
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Salisbury, Md to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Salisbury, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
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

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