There are 8 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 42 min

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

$49 - $111

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

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 43 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

$151 - $383

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Harrisburg 212.3 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Washington Dulles to Harrisburg  •  5 h 29 min

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

$187 - $408

Fly Charlottesville to Washington Dulles, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CHO - IAD
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  3. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa

$289 - $559

Fly Charlottesville to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 17 min

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

$252 - $543

Drive to Staunton, fly to Washington Dulles, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Staunton
  2. Fly from Staunton (SHD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SHD - IAD
  3. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  4. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa

$114 - $456

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Charlottesville and Harrisburg is 178 miles. The road distance is 212.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Charlottesville to Harrisburg, including transfers.

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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.

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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 43 min.

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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 43 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 Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Staunton to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak 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
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Bus from New Carrollton, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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