Traveling from Philadelphia, I always go I-76 (PA turnpike) to Rt 15 South to 30 West (Lincoln Highway) into town.
Very easy drive and due to no lights on I-76 and 60 plus MPH the whole way, is actually faster than 30 (from the east). From the west, the truck route would be much better from the look of it.
FROM THE EAST
There is a circle in the center of Gettysburg that is pretty easy to navigate OR you can take the next exit (RT 116) west and avoid the circle, but you will need to make some turns in town that might be hard for a "longish" rig. My 29 foot 5th wheel camper had no trouble.
Also the bridge west out of town on 116 (towards the two campgrounds there; the Gettysburg KOA and Gettysburg Campground) is under construction and is one lane each way with a traffic signal for control.
They are getting it ready for the 150TH anniversary next year.
The stream bridge is no problem though a little white knuckle. However, if the turn for Gettysburg campground is RIGHT after the construction and a VERY sharp turn. The guard rails to the right are crushed in from long campers hitting it trying to make the turn into the camp ground.
From the WEST
Never tried it but you will still need to deal with the bridge on 116
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