There are 7 ways to get from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via State College, PA  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to New York 7th Ave and 27th St Pittsburgh

$21 - $42

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Bus, train  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg 710 Pittsburgh / ...
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Keystone Service / ...

$63 - $87

Bus  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to New York, Ny 4692

$32 - $47

Drive  •  4h 14m

  1. Drive from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan 245.6 miles

$24 - $35

Fly to New York La Guardia  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to New York La Guardia (LGA) SCE - LGA

$197 - $789

Fly to New York JFK  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to New York JFK (JFK) SCE - JFK

$94 - $391

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Philadelphia (PHL) SCE - PHL
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station

$155 - $717

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The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan is to bus via State College, PA which costs $21 - $45 and takes 6h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan is to fly which costs $190 - $800 and takes 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Pollock Rd at Millennium Science Com and arriving at New York 7th Ave and 27th St via State College, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 2m.

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The distance between Pennsylvania State University and Manhattan is 205 miles. The road distance is 245.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan without a car is to bus via State College, PA which takes 6h 2m and costs $21 - $45.

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It takes approximately 6h 2m to get from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from State College, PA station.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan is to bus via State College, PA which takes 6h 2m and costs $21 - $45. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $190 - $800 and takes 4h 14m.

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There is no direct flight from State College Airport to New York La Guardia Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 1m and has one stopover.

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Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New York 7th Ave and 27th St station.

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 204.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 2m

What companies run services between Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from State College, PA to New York 7th Ave and 27th St twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $40 and the journey takes 4h 40m. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from State College to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Detroit, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Detroit, Buffalo
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Detroit, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Detroit, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from State College to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$44
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$44
Train from 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from State College, PA to New York 7th Ave and 27th St
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
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Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from State College, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80

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Yes, the driving distance between Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan is 246 miles. It takes approximately 4h 14m to drive from Pennsylvania State University to Manhattan.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from State College Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1927+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania State University to State College Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $18 - $22.

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