Duration 2h 34m
Distance 103.1 miles
Average price $62
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Harrisburg and Delaware takes 2h 34m and the fastest train takes 2h 1m. The train service runs several times per day from Harrisburg to Delaware. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 2h 15m

  1. Harrisburg Amtrak Station
  2. 30th Street Train Station
  3. Wilmington
2h 15m
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$36 - $100

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Want to know about travelling from Harrisburg to Delaware? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Harrisburg station to Delaware station. However, there are services departing from Harrisburg Amtrak Station and arriving at Wilmington Amtrak Station via 30th Street Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Harrisburg and Delaware is 136 miles. The road distance is 103.1 miles.

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Harrisburg to Delaware train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Harrisburg Amtrak Station.

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Harrisburg to Delaware train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Wilmington Amtrak Station.

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You can take a train from Harrisburg to Wilmington via 30th Street Train Station in around 2h 15m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from 30th Street Train Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Train from Chester to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org

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