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There are 3 ways to get from State College to Altoona by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Altoona, Pa 4693 / ...

$11 - $24

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Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from State College to Altoona 41.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from State College to Altoona 41.4 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from State College to Altoona is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from State College to Altoona is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from State College, Pa and arriving at Altoona, Pa. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between State College and Altoona is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.4 miles.

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The best way to get from State College to Altoona without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $11 - $24.

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The bus from State College, Pa to Altoona, Pa takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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State College to Altoona bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from State College, Pa station.

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State College to Altoona bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Altoona, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between State College to Altoona is 41 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from State College to Altoona.

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  • Distance: 34 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and Altoona, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from State College to Altoona twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

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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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Email
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Bus from State College, Pa to Altoona, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
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Taxi from State College to Altoona
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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There are 20+ hotels available in Altoona. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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