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There are 6 ways to get from Trenton to Scranton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Penn Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300

$27 - $86

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...

$26 - $78

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Train, bus Martz Trailways  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton Philadelphia

$57 - $95

Train, bus Martz Trailways #2  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...

$30 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Trenton to Scranton 139.2 miles

$13 - $20

Train, fly  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) PHL - AVP

$379 - $752

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The cheapest way to get from Trenton to Scranton is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trenton to Scranton is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trenton to Scranton. However, there are services departing from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal and arriving at Scranton via Palmer Square, Princeton and New York, NY - P.A.B.T. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between Trenton and Scranton is 96 miles. The road distance is 139.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Trenton to Scranton without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 48 min and costs $26 - $90.

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Trenton to Scranton, including transfers.

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Trenton to Scranton bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Trenton to Scranton bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, arrive at Scranton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trenton to Scranton is 139 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to drive from Trenton to Scranton.

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  • Distance: 96 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

What companies run services between Trenton, NJ, USA and Scranton, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Trenton to Scranton via Nassau St At Witherspoon St, Palmer Square, Princeton, New York Port Authority, and New York, NY - P.A.B.T in around 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
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 Trenton Transit Center to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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 Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Scranton. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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