There are 5 ways to get from Harrisburg to Edison by train, bus, car, plane or tram

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 28 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station Northeast Corridor

$40 - $87

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Newark, Nj 4692 / ...

$27 - $63

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Harrisburg to Edison 150.7 miles

$14 - $22

Fly Harrisburg to Philadelphia, line 36 tram, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Philadelphia (PHL) MDT - PHL
  2. Take the line 36 tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Metropark to Edison Station

$247 - $630

Bus to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, fly to Newark  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA
  2. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Newark (EWR) AVP - EWR

$400 - $644

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harrisburg to Edison is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harrisburg to Edison is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Harrisburg and Edison is 132 miles. The road distance is 150.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Harrisburg to Edison, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Harrisburg to Edison station. However, there are services departing from Harrisburg Amtrak and arriving at Edison Station via Trenton Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harrisburg to Edison is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Harrisburg to Edison.

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  • Distance: 132 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

What companies run services between Harrisburg, PA, USA and Edison, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Harrisburg to Edison via Trenton Transit Center Amtrak and Trenton Transit Center in around 3 h 28 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Harrisburg to Edison hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Edison Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Metropark to Edison Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
septa.org
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
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 Harrisburg, Pa to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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