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There are 5 ways to get from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to New York JFK (JFK) SCE - JFK

$144 - $717

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to New York, Ny 4692 / ...

$25 - $80

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg 710 Pittsburgh / ...
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Keystone Service / ...

$68 - $95

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to New York, NY Via State College

$35 - $58

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 261.1 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to fly which costs $140 - $750 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between State College and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 215 miles. The road distance is 261.1 miles.

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The best way to get from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 40 min and costs $65 - $95.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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The best way to get from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to fly which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $140 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from State College Airport to New York JFK Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 16 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 261 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to drive from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from State College Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 1598+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 215 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from State College to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 4 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Norfolk
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from State College to New York JFK via Detroit, Rochester
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$44
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$44
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
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
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from State College, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
bus
Bus from State College to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from State College, PA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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

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