Cheap Detroit to Lancaster  train tickets


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Lowest Price$102.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Detroit to Lancaster ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Detroit to Lancaster 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 Detroit to Lancaster was $102.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 1 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 journey from Detroit to Lancaster ? How far is Detroit to Lancaster ?

The distance between Detroit to Lancaster is 384.71 miles or 618.98 km. A train trip from Detroit to Lancaster typically takes 19 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lancaster faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 16 hours and 7 minutes to get from Detroit to Lancaster.

Going from Detroit to Lancaster by train takes over 19 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Detroit to Lancaster 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Detroit to Lancaster

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Detroit to Lancaster route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Detroit to Lancaster, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Detroit to Lancaster, 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.

One train carrier connects Detroit to Lancaster


Amtrak train tickets from Detroit to Lancaster start from $102.00, and on average cost $148.64. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Lancaster. Amtrak in Detroit leaves from 11 W Baltimore Ave, And in Lancaster trains arrive at 53 E Mcgovern Ave,

From Detroit to Lancaster train travel on Amtrak takes 19 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lancaster faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 16 hours and 7 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $135.50 for a one-way train ticket to Lancaster.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Detroit on their way to Lancaster. The busiest departure station in Detroit serving this route is 11 W Baltimore Ave.
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Lancaster from Detroit., The busiest departure station in Detroit serving this route is 53 E Mcgovern Ave.
  • 53 E Mcgovern Ave