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There are 5 ways to get from State College to Atlantic City by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 551

$57 - $131

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Bus Megabus  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 551

$30 - $58

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10h 20m

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Allentown, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Allentown to 30th St. Station
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj

$55 - $118

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from State College to Atlantic City 255.3 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, bus  •  4h 28m

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Philadelphia (PHL) SCE - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj

$179 - $897

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The cheapest way to get from State College to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from State College to Atlantic City is to fly and bus which costs $170 - $900 and takes 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from State College to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from E. College Ave at S. Allen Street and arriving at Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal via State College, PA, 30th St & Market St - MBNS and Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 39m.

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The distance between State College and Atlantic City is 208 miles. The road distance is 255.3 miles.

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The best way to get from State College to Atlantic City without a car is to bus and train which takes 6h 7m and costs $55 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6h 7m to get from State College to Atlantic City, including transfers.

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State College to Atlantic City bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from State College, PA station.

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The quickest flight from State College Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 57m.

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State College to Atlantic City bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between State College to Atlantic City is 255 miles. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from State College to Atlantic City.

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  • Distance: 208 miles
  • Duration: 6h 7m

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and Atlantic City, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from State College to Atlantic City via North Atherton Place at McDonalds, State College, PA, Philadelphia, PA, 30th St & Market St - MBNS, Market St & 11th St - MBNS, and Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St in around 7h 39m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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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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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
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from State College, Pa to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
bus
Bus from State College to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
amtrak.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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American Airlines offers flights from State College Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 132+ hotels available in Atlantic City. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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The best way to get from State College to State College Airport is to taxi which takes 12m and costs $14 - $17.

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