There are 7 ways to get from Southampton to Lancaster by train, night train, 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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Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$120 - $291

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Bus OurBus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to 3 Av & E 42 St Montauk-Westbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Lancaster, PA York Lancaster Route

$39 - $66

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Night train, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the night train from Southampton to Penn Station Montauk
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$54 - $111

Bus Bieber Transportation Group  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to 60th Street - Manhattan Westbound
  2. Take the bus from New York to Lancaster Nyc

$58 - $115

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Lancaster 255.9 miles

$25 - $40

Train to New York La Guardia, fly, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$175 - $545

Bus to Islip, fly, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to Airport Connection - WB
  2. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Philadelphia (PHL) ISP - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$265 - $1,321

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Southampton and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak via New York Penn Station and Philadelphia 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Lancaster is 215 miles. The road distance is 255.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Lancaster without a car is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Southampton to Lancaster, including transfers.

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Southampton to Lancaster train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Southampton station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Lancaster is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Southampton to Lancaster train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lancaster Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Lancaster is 256 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to drive from Southampton to Lancaster.

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American Airlines offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 215.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Southampton, NY, USA and Lancaster, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Southampton to Lancaster via Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Philadelphia 30th Street Station in around 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Lancaster via 3 Av & E 42 St, Grand Central - 42 St, 28 St, and New York, NY in around 6 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Islip to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Southampton to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Southampton to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station 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
Train from New York Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Southampton to 3 Av & E 42 St
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Lancaster, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Book at
ourbus.com
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Southampton to 60th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Bus from Southampton to Airport Connection - WB
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Bieber Transportation Group

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