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There are 6 ways to get from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus via Harrisburg Amtrak  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg to State College, PA 704

$101 - $253

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Train, bus Megabus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to State College, PA

$74 - $173

4 alternative options

Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Allentown 306
  3. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to State College, Pa

$95 - $233

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University 187.3 miles

$18 - $27

Train to Philadelphia, fly to State College  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to State College (SCE) PHL - SCE

$223 - $1,014

Train to Baltimore, fly to Altoona, taxi  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Altoona (AOO) BWI - AOO
  3. Take a taxi from Altoona to Pennsylvania State University

$221 - $417

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The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University is to train and fly which costs $220 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Wilmington and Pennsylvania State University is 143 miles. The road distance is 187.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 17 min and costs $100 - $260.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University is 187 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Pennsylvania State University. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University.
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  • Distance: 142.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University. However, you can take the train to Philadelphia 30th Street Station, take the train to Harrisburg Amtrak, take the walk to Harrisburg, take the bus to State College, PA, take the walk to N Atherton St at Walker Building, take the bus to Curtin Rd at McCoy Natatorium, then take the walk to Pennsylvania State University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Wilmington to Pennsylvania State University via Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA, State College, PA, North Atherton Place at Walmart, and Pattee Transit Center Eastbound in around 7 h 4 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Altoona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Allentown, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
bus
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Bieber Transportation Group
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Other operators
Taxi from Altoona to Pennsylvania State University
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Blair Cab Inc
Phone
+1 814-944-6105
Blue & White Taxi
Phone
+1 814-941-2711

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