There are 6 ways to get from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Norristown  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Norristown T.C.
  3. Take the bus from Birdsboro, PA to Reading - BARTA Transportation Center

$40 - $114

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Bus, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Campus Dr & Baltimore Ave to New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H F6
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
  3. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Norristown T.C.
  4. Take the bus from Birdsboro, PA to Reading - BARTA Transportation Center

$39 - $109

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Train, bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia PA: 30 Street Station to Reading PA: BARTA Transportation Center Philadelphia PA – Allentown PA – Reading PA

$67 - $134

Bus  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia PA: Greyhound Terminal to Reading PA: BARTA Transportation Center

$64 - $80

Drive  •  2h 34m

  1. Drive from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading 138.2 miles

$13 - $20

Bus, train, fly  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Campus Dr & Baltimore Ave to New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lancaster (LNS) BWI - LNS

$102 - $199

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The cheapest way to get from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading. However, there are services departing from Campus Dr & Baltimore Ave and arriving at Reading PA: BARTA Transportation Center via New Carrollton, Md, Baltimore Downtown, Md and Philadelphia PA: Greyhound Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK and Reading is 108 miles. The road distance is 138.2 miles.

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The best way to get from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading without a car is to train and bus via Norristown which takes 5h 39m and costs $40 - $120.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading, including transfers.

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UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Carrollton, Md station.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Lancaster Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading bus services, operated by Clydesdale Bus, arrive at Reading PA: BARTA Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2h 34m to drive from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading.

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  • Distance: 108 miles
  • Duration: 5h 39m

What companies run services between UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK, MD, USA and Reading, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from UNIVERSITY of MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK to Reading via Campus Dr & Baltimore Ave, New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H, New Carrollton, Md, Baltimore Downtown, Md, Philadelphia, Pa, and Philadelphia PA: Greyhound Terminal in around 9h 10m.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
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 Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Business Seat
$26 - $40
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $95
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$50 - $100
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Norristown T.C.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from NEW CARROLLTON MARC nb to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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Maryland Transit
Bus operators
Barta Bus
Phone
610-921-0601
Email
barta@bartabus.com
Website
bartabus.com
Bus from Birdsboro, PA to Reading - BARTA Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bartabus.com
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Campus Dr & Baltimore Ave to New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Clydesdale Bus
Phone
+1-800-428-1942
Email
hello@clydesdalebus.com
Website
clydesdalebus.com
Bus from Philadelphia PA: 30 Street Station to Reading PA: BARTA Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
clydesdalebus.com
Book at
clydesdalebus.com
Bus from Philadelphia PA: Greyhound Terminal to Reading PA: BARTA Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
clydesdalebus.com
Book at
clydesdalebus.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 New Carrollton, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $16
Flexible
$26 - $40
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Lancaster Airport.

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