There are 4 ways to get from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$31 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 1683 / ...

$20 - $46

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg 112.6 miles

$11 - $16

Fly, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Harrisburg (MDT) PHL - MDT
  2. Take the bus from Market Square Transfer Center to E Main St & Arch St

$179 - $443

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The cheapest way to get from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg. However, there are services departing from 30th St & Market St - MBNS and arriving at E Main St & Arch St via Philadelphia, Pa and Market Square Transfer Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between 30th Street Station and Mechanicsburg is 99 miles. The road distance is 112.6 miles.

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The best way to get from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg, including transfers.

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30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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The best way to get from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $50 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg.
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  • Distance: 98.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between 30th Street Station, PA, USA and Mechanicsburg, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from 30th Street Station to Mechanicsburg hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Market Square Transfer Center to E Main St & Arch St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com

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