There are 5 ways to get from Toms River to Lancaster by night bus, train, bus or car

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Night bus, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station 319
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$103 - $274

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St 317
  2. Take the train from Paoli Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$38 - $81

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Port Authority Bus Terminal  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  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

$109 - $286

Bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Reading
  3. Take the bus from Reading to Lancaster Nyc

$47 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Toms River to Lancaster 140.2 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Toms River to Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Toms River Park & Ride and arriving at Lancaster via New York, NY and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Toms River and Lancaster is 112 miles. The road distance is 140.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Toms River to Lancaster without a car is to night bus and train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Toms River to Lancaster, including transfers.

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Toms River to Lancaster bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Toms River Park & Ride station.

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Toms River to Lancaster bus services, operated by Bieber Transportation Group, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toms River to Lancaster is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Toms River to Lancaster.

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There are 142+ hotels available in Lancaster. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toms River to Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 112.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Toms River, NJ, USA and Lancaster, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Toms River to Lancaster via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and Reading in around 7 h 4 min.

Train operators
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 Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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 Paoli Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Website
biebergroup.com
Bus from New York, NY to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Reading to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
biebergroup.com

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