The distance between Petersburg and Allentown is approximately 255.31 miles, or 410.77 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 9 hours and 40 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 37 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.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Allentown. One train carrier operates regular service on the Petersburg to Allentown route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Petersburg to Allentown, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Petersburg to Allentown, 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 Bus tickets from Petersburg, VA to Allentown, which start at $68.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Petersburg to Allentown start from $87.00, and on average cost $90.50. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Allentown. Amtrak in Petersburg leaves from Amtrak Station - 3516 South St, And in Allentown trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 325 Hamilton St,
From Petersburg to Allentown train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Allentown faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 37 minutes.