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State College - King of Prussia Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from State College to King of Prussia. Traveling by bus from State College to King of Prussia usually takes around 3 hours and 15 minutes, but the fastest Fullington Trailways bus can make the trip in 3 hours,

Distance139 mi (223 km)
Shortest duration3h 0m
Cheapest price$40.00
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from State College to King of Prussia

(Based on 20 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Ashleigh

October 13, 2022- Visiting family

OurBus

Pros: All of it, it was on time and the staff was super friendly. It was clean and comfortable. It was great that they had water bottles for us. Cons: Nothing. Tips: no.

Pros: All of it, it was on time and the staff was super friendly. It was clean and comfortable. It was great that they had water bottles for us. Cons: Nothing. Tips: no.

5.0

Ann

October 7, 2022- Visiting family

Fullington Trailways

Pros: Arrived a little early. Was a safe trip. Cons: Seat felt hard, but probably because it is a 3 hour ride. Tips: Easy booking.

Pros: Arrived a little early. Was a safe trip. Cons: Seat felt hard, but probably because it is a 3 hour ride. Tips: Easy booking.

5.0

Tony

October 7, 2022- Solo travel

OurBus

Pros: AWESOME! Cons: NOTHING! Tips: no!

Pros: AWESOME! Cons: NOTHING! Tips: no!

5.0

Meghan

October 2, 2022- Visiting friends

OurBus

The bus driver was very nice and there was plenty of room on the bus. He gave us the wifi password and even offered water bottles if we needed them.

The bus driver was very nice and there was plenty of room on the bus. He gave us the wifi password and even offered water bottles if we needed them.

5.0

Jack

September 25, 2022

Fullington Trailways

Pros: I enjoyed my trip. Cons: Just maybe some more places to charge a phone. Tips: Nope.

Pros: I enjoyed my trip. Cons: Just maybe some more places to charge a phone. Tips: Nope.

How much is a bus ticket from State College to King of Prussia?

The average price for a bus ticket to King of Prussia is $40.86, If your search turns up options priced lower than $40.86 then you've uncoverred an exceptional deal, don't let it get away. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on bus tickets everytime, we search all of the best bus options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from State College to King of Prussia by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $45 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 28 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $22.14 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from State College to King of Prussia?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from State College to King of Prussia that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, OurBus usually offers more choice, with 2 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Fullington Trailways13h 0m$50.00
OurBus23h 15m$50.83
  • Fullington Trailways

    Fullington Trailways

    Originally founded in 1908, Fullington Trailways is one of the oldest transportation companies in the United States. Today, it's one of the leading intercity bus carriers within the Trailways network and provides cheap, reliable bus service to several metropolitan destinations, including New York City and Philadelphia. All coaches are equipped with clean restrooms, and Fullington Trailways earned a 2022 Wanderu Passengers' Choice Award for their helpful crew.

  • OurBus

    OurBus

    OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from $40, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from State College to King of Prussia if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from State College to King of Prussia during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from State College to King of Prussia?

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 139 miles from State College to King of Prussia. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in King of Prussia. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave State College?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00am. To see the times for all buses from State College to King of Prussia, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from State College to King of Prussia. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

City Information

State College

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State College is a college town, hence the name. It is home to Penn State University, one of the largest universities in the United States. As expected, most of the businesses in the area are there to serve the academic clientele, particularly the professors and students living in the area (if you’re one of them, you might want to check out our recommended destinations for college students).

One of the most popular events in State College is the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, which draws over a hundred thousand visitors each year. Aside from Penn State University, the city's major attractions are The Arboretum and the Beaver Stadium.

If you're into culture, history, and the arts, you should check out the Palmer Museum of Art, Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania, and Centre County Historical Society.

While at State College, be sure to try out the waffles at The Original Waffle Shop. Other good places to dine are the Berkey Creamery, Allen Street Grill, and Federal Taphouse. Finally, for some good drinks, stop by Otto's Pub and Brewery.

Getting around State College is a breeze. The local airport, University Park Airport, is a mere 5 miles away from campus. In addition, Greyhound, Fullington Trailways, and Amtrak Thruway run regularly scheduled bus services from State College to Harrisburg, Pittsburgh, New York City, and beyond.

King of Prussia

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King of Prussia offers a satisfying mix of history, food, and live music, as well as many exciting places for dining, shopping, and entertainment. The city has its share of famous landmarks, such as the National Memorial Arch and Valley Forge National Historical Park.

For entertainment, experience indoor skydiving at iFLY. There's also the famed Escape Game King of Prussia, an epic 60-minute escape room adventure popular among groups of friends. Just drop by the King of Prussia Mall to get the games started.

Just 20 miles away in Philadelphia, enjoy good wine from Brandywine Valley while devouring those mouth-watering cheesesteaks at the Reading Terminal Market. Get to experience what it's like to be a Philly Foodie and enjoy the food and wine that the Philadelphia region has to offer.

Getting around King of Prussia is a breeze with its seven local bus routes traversing the Greater Philadelphia Region. The bus service provided by SEPTA takes commuters to many of the city's major attractions and amenities. For travelers arriving from other cities like New York or Washington, bus service is available on JeffersonLines, OurBus, and Fullington Trailways.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in State College?

Main departure station: Bus Terminal - 152 N Atherton St

The State College Bus Terminal, commonly referred to as the Greyhound station, is on the southern part of the Penn State University campus. The stop has a bit of covering for waiting passengers, but otherwise, you'll want to find most food and amenities elsewhere on campus. Although there is an adorable photo stand-in for anyone wanting a cute family photo while waiting for your bus to Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, or anywhere else in Pennsylvania and beyond.

All bus stations in State College:

  • Bus Terminal - 152 N Atherton St

  • SW Corner of Walmart Parking - 1665 N Atherton St

Where does the bus arrive in King of Prussia?

Main arrival station: Park & Ride Lot

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in King of Prussia.

All bus stations in King of Prussia:

  • Park & Ride Lot

  • Penn DOT Park & Ride

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