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There are 8 ways to get from Scranton to Louisville by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Louisville (SDF)

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Bus via Buffalo

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Cincinnati, OH
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati to Louisville

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Bus to Newark, fly

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to Newark
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Louisville (SDF)

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York Midtown
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Louisville (SDF)

Bus, train via Toledo

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to Syracuse
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Toledo
  3. Take the bus from Toledo to Louisville

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Indianapolis
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis to Louisville

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, PA to Philadelphia 30th St Station, PA
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Indianapolis
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis to Louisville

Drive

  1. Drive from Scranton to Louisville

Scranton to Louisville by bus

The bus journey time between Scranton and Louisville is around 18h 45m and covers a distance of around 872 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Services are operated by Flixbus USA, Barons Bus and Greyhound USA. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

7 Weekly Buses
18h 45m Average Duration
$83 Cheapest Price
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Scranton → Louisville
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The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Louisville is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Scranton to Louisville is to fly which costs $290 - $1,100 and takes 6h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scranton to Louisville. However, there are services departing from Scranton and arriving at Louisville via Buffalo, NY and Cincinnati. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 45m.

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The distance between Scranton and Louisville is 581 miles. The road distance is 682.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Scranton to Louisville without a car is to bus via Buffalo which takes 18h 45m and costs $80 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6h 41m to get from Scranton to Louisville, including transfers.

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Scranton to Louisville bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Scranton station.

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The best way to get from Scranton to Louisville is to fly which takes 6h 41m and costs $290 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus via Buffalo, which costs $80 - $140 and takes 18h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport to Louisville Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 31m and has one stopover.

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Scranton to Louisville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Louisville station.

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Map of how to get from Scranton to Louisville.
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  • Distance: 581.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 41m

What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Louisville, KY, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Regional Sky fly from Scranton to Louisville every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Scranton to Louisville via Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, and Cincinnati in around 18h 45m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
10h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Louisville via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Louisville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Louisville via Savannah
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Toledo
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Philadelphia to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Premium
$300 - $420
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Business Seat
$190 - $270
Bus operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Cincinnati to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Scranton to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Toledo to Louisville
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Harrisburg to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
Bus from Indianapolis to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Scranton to New York Midtown
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Scranton to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
trailways.com
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$11 - $17
Adult
$23 - $35
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$19 - $27
Martz Bus
Phone
+1 800-233-8604
Website
martzbus.com
Bus from Scranton, PA to Philadelphia 30th St Station, PA
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
martzbus.com
Book at
martzbus.com
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Scranton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Scranton to Louisville is 683 miles. It takes approximately 11h 16m to drive from Scranton to Louisville.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport to Louisville Airport.

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