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

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  1. Take the train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Harrisburg

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from New York to Harrisburg

Train via Philadelphia

  1. Take the train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Philadelphia
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Harrisburg

Drive

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Harrisburg

Train, fly

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Harrisburg (MDT)

Manhattan to Harrisburg by train

63 Weekly Trains
3h 27m Average Duration
$35 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Harrisburg is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Harrisburg is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York and arriving at Harrisburg. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station station and arriving at Harrisburg. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 27m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Harrisburg is 158 miles. The road distance is 175.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Harrisburg without a car is to train which takes 3h 27m and costs $35 - $50.

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The train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Harrisburg takes 3h 27m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Manhattan to Harrisburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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Manhattan to Harrisburg train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Harrisburg is to train which takes 3h 27m and costs $35 - $50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $24 - $35 and takes 3h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Harrisburg.
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  • Distance: 158.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 27m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Harrisburg, Dauphin County, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Harrisburg every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 27m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Harrisburg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $210
First Class - Adult
$140 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Harrisburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Manhattan to Harrisburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Harrisburg station.

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Manhattan to Harrisburg train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Harrisburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Harrisburg is 176 miles. It takes approximately 3h 8m to drive from Manhattan to Harrisburg.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Harrisburg Airport.

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