Cheap train tickets from Lancaster, PA to Reading, PA


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How much are train tickets from Lancaster, PA to Reading, PA?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Lancaster, PA to Reading, PA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Lancaster to Reading is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Lancaster to Reading was £35.27. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Lancaster, PA to Reading, PA?

The distance between Lancaster and Reading is approximately 28.70 miles, or 46.18 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 7 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 50 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Lancaster to Reading?

On Saturday trains from Lancaster to Reading are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Lancaster to Reading?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Lancaster to Reading route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Lancaster to Reading, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Lancaster to Reading, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Lancaster, PA to Reading, PA, which start at £10.73.

One train company connects Lancaster to Reading


Amtrak train tickets from Lancaster to Reading start from £35.27, and on average cost £35.27. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Reading. Amtrak in Lancaster leaves from 53 E Mcgovern Ave, And in Reading trains arrive at Intercity Bus Terminal,

From Lancaster to Reading train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 50 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Lancaster on their way to Reading:
  • 53 E Mcgovern Ave
There is one train station where trains from Lancaster arrive in Reading:
  • Intercity Bus Terminal