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Hackensack to Western PA

Black Lick, PA
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Hackensack to Western PA

Trying to get from Hackensack to Western PA. Train?? Bus?? Should I try and get to NYC and take the Mega Bus to Pittsburgh? Any suggestions would be great. How would I get into the city easily???

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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1. Re: Hackensack to Western PA

From NYC you probably have Greyhound as a bus option too. Also Amtrak Pennsylvanian daily train from NY Penn to Pittsburgh.

Scottsdale, Arizona
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for Newark, New Jersey, Binghamton
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2. Re: Hackensack to Western PA

If you twke Amtrak you can go straight from Newark. No need to go into NY

Edited: 09 November 2017, 04:33
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for Atlantic City
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3. Re: Hackensack to Western PA

I thought I read that The Pennsylvanian serves towns that don't have Greyhound, not that I can find it today. If y'all go for AMTRAK, go for buying the tickets at least 14 days in advance for savings. The ride is much more comfortable & roomier than a bus. And y'all will get to see the horseshoe curve & the funicular [which I still cannot pronounce even though I saw Grand Budapest Hotel] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horseshoe_Curve_(Pennsylvania)

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