There are 4 ways to get from Bensalem to Harrisburg 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 19 min

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

$35 - $71

Cheapest option

Line 50 bus, bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Street Rd & Knights Rd - MBNS to Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff 20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 1683 / ...

$23 - $51

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Bensalem to Harrisburg 115.5 miles

$11 - $17

Train, fly  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cornwells Heights to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Harrisburg (MDT) PHL - MDT

$184 - $447

What companies run services between Bensalem, PA, USA and Harrisburg, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Bensalem to Harrisburg hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bensalem to Harrisburg via Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff, Frankford Transportation Center - MFL, 11th St Station - MFL, Philadelphia, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa, and Harrisburg Transportation Center in around 3 h 47 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
SEPTA
Website
septa.org
Bus from Street Rd & Knights Rd - MBNS to Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
septa.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bensalem and Harrisburg is 165 km. The road distance is 185 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bensalem to Harrisburg is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Bensalem to Harrisburg is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs $11 - $17.

No, there is no direct train from Bensalem to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from Cornwells Heights and arriving at Harrisburg Amtrak via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Bensalem to Harrisburg, including transfers.