Visitors to Allentown, Pennsylvania have a number of options for getting around the city and the rest of the country, which include by car, bus, train, and taxi.

            A personal vehicle is the most convenient form of transportation available in Allentown, as it allows the greatest freedom and flexibility in travel.  Many people choose to fly into The Philadelphia International Airport, which is located about 65 miles south of Allentown, stop by one of the Car Rental Agencies based around the airport, and drive from there.  There are also numerous Car Rental Agencies around Allentown.

            The Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority operates a network of public bus routes throughout the city of Allentown, and the rest of the Lehigh Valley. 

            Traveling to and from Allentown from around North America by coach is possible, as the city has a Greyhound bus station.  For more information, visit the Greyhound Bus Company website.

            The Amtrak Railway Company has hundreds of routes across the continental United States.  The closest station to Allentown is located in Philadelphia, which is about 65 miles south.

            Taxis are a good way of getting around the immediate city of Allentown. The best way to get a taxi is to call one of the agencies ahead of time to arrange for a pick-up.   For a list of companies located in or around the city, check out this Taxi Company List .