There are 6 ways to get from Charlottesville 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, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...

$93 - $231

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Washington, Dc 3924 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...

$36 - $85

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak

$195 - $503

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Harrisburg 212.3 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Washington Dulles to Harrisburg  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Harrisburg (MDT) IAD - MDT

$187 - $408

Fly Charlottesville to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Philadelphia (PHL) CHO - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak

$253 - $544

What companies run services between Charlottesville, VA, USA and Harrisburg, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Charlottesville to Harrisburg via Washington, Dc, Harrisburg, Pa, and Harrisburg Transportation Center in around 7 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Charlottesville to Harrisburg via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak in around 7 h 22 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Charlottesville to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Charlottesville to Harrisburg?

The distance between Charlottesville and Harrisburg is 285 km. The road distance is 340 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Harrisburg?

The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Harrisburg is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 4 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Charlottesville to Harrisburg?

The quickest way to get from Charlottesville to Harrisburg is to drive which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $20 - $30.

Is there a direct train between Charlottesville and Harrisburg?

No, there is no direct train from Charlottesville to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville Amtrak and arriving at Harrisburg Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 22 min.

Is there a direct bus between Charlottesville and Harrisburg?

No, there is no direct bus from Charlottesville to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville, Va and arriving at N 6th St & Reily St via Washington, Dc and Harrisburg Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Charlottesville to Harrisburg?

It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Charlottesville to Harrisburg, including transfers.