Lancaster Commuting to Philadelphia

Thinking of relocating from the Philadelphia area?

Lancaster and Manheim Township offer country style living, a safe environment, transportation to Philadelphia and lots of adventures in the area!

What about travelling to work in Philadelphia?

That’s the most important concern, right? There are Amtrak services to Philadelphia , Baltimore, New York and beyond.

Lancaster Amtrak Train Station

Your new post Covid-19 work schedule may be telecommuting and a couple of days in the office, or you might resume a regular work week schedule.

There are trains to meet your schedule from Lancaster to Philadelphia, Baltimore, New York City and beyond.

The average trip from Lancaster to Philadelphia is 1 hour 13 minutes. Sit back, read your emails, or just relax before your day in the office or adventures in Philly.

A second location, the Mount Joy train station 13 miles northwest of Lancaster and was renovated in 2019. The station reflects the architectural style of downtown Mount Joy. Shops and restaurants just one block from the train station. Amtrak does not provide ticketing or baggage services at this station.

After your day in the office, return to the rolling hills countryside of Lancaster. Breathe fresh air, take a walk in one of the community parks, visit a local restaurant or a walk along a creek.

Your weekends are full of adventure with Amish country nearby, festivals, farmers markets, museums, sports and so much more!

Driving from Lancaster to Philadelphia

Prefer to drive in to Philly from Lancaster?

Lancaster to Philly by car is about 80 miles, using Interstate 76 and the turnpike route. On average, an hour and a half trip from Lancaster to Philadelphia.

The two main places to park your vehicle in Philadelphia are public garages or parking lots.

The Philadelphia Parking Authority garages average $18.50 for 12 hours or $20.50 all day (prices may change).

Monthly parking may be an option you might want to consider. Costs can range between $140 and $500 per month. There are many choices and locations. Click on the Monthly Parking Link to find good tips and info .

If you are thinking about making the move to Lancaster, there are many outstanding locations to choose. Great schools, safe environment, subdivisions, luxury homes and so much more are available.

Ready to look at homes or property?

Call Mary Sue Wolf at 717-333-9653

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Mary Sue Wolf

Mary Sue Wolf, real estate agent in the Lancaster and Lititz PA area. Mary Sue is a long time resident and knows the Lancaster area very well. #lancasterbestkeptsecrets are the insider tips to local dining, things to do and local information. #wolfdenrealtor

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