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There are 4 ways to get from Reading to Allentown by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading to Kutztown Reading
  2. Take the bus from Kutztown to Allentown Kutztown

$17 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, line 102 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading to Hellertown Reading
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Guetter&broad to Hamilton&17thw 102

$18 - $21

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reading to Allentown 34.9 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Allentown 34.9 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Allentown is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Allentown is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reading to Allentown. However, there are services departing from Reading and arriving at Allentown via Kutztown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Reading and Allentown is 30 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Reading to Allentown without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs $16 - $22.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Reading to Allentown, including transfers.

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Reading to Allentown bus services, operated by Bieber Transportation Group, depart from Reading station.

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Reading to Allentown bus services, operated by Bieber Transportation Group, arrive at Allentown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reading to Allentown is 35 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Reading to Allentown.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Allentown. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Reading, PA, USA and Allentown, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Reading to Allentown via Kutztown in around 2 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
Phone
+1 610-683-7333
Email
tourways@biebergroup.com
Website
biebergroup.com
Bus from Reading to Kutztown
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Bieber Transportation Group
Bus from Kutztown to Allentown
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Bieber Transportation Group
Bus from Reading to Hellertown
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Bieber Transportation Group
Other operators
Taxi from Reading to Allentown
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Reading Metro Taxi
Phone
+1 610-374-5111
Website
readingmetrotaxi.com
Grab a Cab
Phone
+1 610-478-1111
Website
grabacabpa.com

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