There are 5 ways to get from State College to West Chester by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 4692 / ...
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Paoli Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$45 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Philadelphia, PA via State College

$27 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus, line 92 bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Norristown King Prussia, Pa
  3. Take the line 92 bus from Plaza at King of Prussia to Chestnut St & Darlington St 92

$33 - $73

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from State College to West Chester 169.3 miles

$16 - $24

Fly, line 104 bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Philadelphia (PHL) SCE - PHL
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St

$170 - $874

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

You can take a bus from State College to West Chester via Harrisburg, Pa, Norristown King Prussia, Pa, Norristown Transportation Center, and Plaza at King of Prussia in around 6 h 36 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Paoli Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Norristown King Prussia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Refundable
$24 - $35
bus
Bus from State College to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
SEPTA
Website
septa.org
Bus from Plaza at King of Prussia to Chestnut St & Darlington St
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
septa.org

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from State College to West Chester?

The distance between State College and West Chester is 212 km. The road distance is 271 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from State College to West Chester?

The cheapest way to get from State College to West Chester is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from State College to West Chester?

The quickest way to get from State College to West Chester is to drive which takes 3 h 7 min and costs $16 - $24.

Is there a direct bus between State College and West Chester?

No, there is no direct bus from State College to West Chester. However, there are services departing from State College, Pa and arriving at Chestnut St & Darlington St via Harrisburg, Pa, Norristown Transportation Center and Plaza at King of Prussia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from State College to West Chester?

It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from State College to West Chester, including transfers.