There are 5 ways to get from Harrisburg to Edison 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 16 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$97 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to East Brunswick 100

$34 - $99

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Harrisburg to Edison 150.7 miles

$14 - $22

Fly Harrisburg to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Philadelphia (PHL) MDT - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Metropark to Edison Station

$247 - $628

Bus to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, fly to Newark  •  5 h 59 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

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

You can take a train from Harrisburg to Edison via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, Metropark - Iselin Amtrak, and Metropark in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harrisburg to Edison via Harrisburg Transportation Center, Harrisburg, Pa, Philadelphia, Pa, New York, Ny, and New York Port Authority in around 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 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
Amtrak Acela Express
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Metropark to Edison Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Harrisburg to Edison?

The distance between Harrisburg and Edison is 211 km. The road distance is 241 km.

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

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

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

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

Is there a direct train between Harrisburg and Edison?

No, there is no direct train from Harrisburg to Edison. However, there are services departing from Harrisburg Amtrak and arriving at Edison Station via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and Metropark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Harrisburg and Edison?

No, there is no direct bus from Harrisburg to Edison. However, there are services departing from N 6th St & Reily St and arriving at East Brunswick via Harrisburg, Pa, Philadelphia, Pa and New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Harrisburg to Edison, including transfers.