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Journey Information

New York to Lancaster, PA bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$30.00
Shortest Duration3h 30m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1
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New York-Lancaster Bus Schedule

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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Lancaster
4.9
Based on 8 reviews

Based on 8 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with OurBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 57 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.1
Staff
4.6
Value
3.9
Condition
4.6
Susan
5.0
March 8, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
was a nice bus, so pleasing to ride in; nicer than Greyhound.
Ellen
5.0
January 3, 2020Visiting family
Pros
The bus arrived 45 minutes in both directions. The drivers were confident, and drove safely. No speeding.
Cons
It was great. I'll travel this way again.
Josiah C.
5.0
November 30, 2019Visiting family
Pros
it was comfortable and on time the lady that drove was very polite
Cons
keeping clients of the weather having a boarding station
Ronald
5.0
October 2, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Comfort
Katherine
5.0
July 7, 2019Visiting friends
Cons
Finding the bus was a little tricky on the way home, just had to ask the drivers, but I did see a few people miss the bus they were supposed to be on because it wasn’t 100% clear.
Tips
All in all a great value & experience will 100% use again

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from New York to Lancaster?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $30.00 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Lancaster. Buses from Lancaster to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $30.00 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 54 minutes to cover the 130 miles (209 kilometers) from New York to Lancaster. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Lancaster at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

There is usually only one bus per day from New York to Lancaster. It leaves the station in New York at 5:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from New York to Lancaster. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Lancaster, PA; ticket prices start at $47.00.

What bus companies travel from New York to Lancaster?

There is one bus company that operates from New York to Lancaster. OurBus is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus13h 55m$30.60

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Most buses depart from the main station in New York, New York:

  • Madison Ave btwn E. 26th and 27th St

Where does the bus arrive in Lancaster?

All buses from New York arrive at one main station in Lancaster, Pennsylvania:

  • 8 E Chestnut St

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