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There are 4 ways to get from Morristown to Harrisburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Newark to Philadelphia Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Harrisburg Keystone Service / ...

$59 - $184

Cheapest option

Line 70 bus, bus  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the line 70 bus from Short Hills Mall to Newark Penn Station 70
  2. Take the bus from Newark to Harrisburg "Greyhound"

$24 - $43

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 38m

  1. Drive from Morristown to Harrisburg 148.2 miles

$14 - $21

Train, fly  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to Newark Broad St
  2. Take the train from Newark to Philadelphia
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Harrisburg (MDT) PHL - MDT

$159 - $493

Morristown to Harrisburg by train and bus

The journey time between Morristown and Harrisburg is around 5h 15m and covers a distance of around 207 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 22m. Services are operated by NJ Transit, Amtrak, Amtrak Acela Express and others. Typically 53 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 15m
Fastest journey time:
4h 22m
Journey distance:
207 miles
Services per week:
53
Cheapest price:
$59
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:23
Last service departs at:
23:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Morristown to Harrisburg train and bus schedules

Morristown → Harrisburg
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harrisburg is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harrisburg is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Harrisburg is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 4 Aug 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Morristown to Harrisburg is to drive, which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Morristown to Harrisburg is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Morristown to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave and arriving at Harrisburg via Short Hills Mall and Newark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 40m.

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The distance between Morristown and Harrisburg is 132 miles. The road distance is 148.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Morristown to Harrisburg without a car is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs $55 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Morristown to Harrisburg, including transfers.

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Morristown to Harrisburg bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Short Hills Mall station.

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The best way to get from Morristown to Harrisburg is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs $55 - $190. Alternatively, you can line 70 bus and bus, which costs $24 - $45 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Harrisburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 52 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Morristown to Harrisburg.
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  • Distance: 132 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Morristown, Morris County, NJ, USA and Harrisburg, Dauphin County, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Morristown to Harrisburg via Newark Broad St, University Ave At Lackawanna Ave, Newark Penn Station, Newark, and Philadelphia in around 5h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Morristown to Harrisburg via Short Hills Mall, Newark Penn Station, and Newark in around 5h 40m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Acela Express

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $130
First Class
$100 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Morristown to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$2 - $5
Adult
$5 - $10
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Short Hills Mall to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65

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Yes, the driving distance between Morristown to Harrisburg is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2h 38m to drive from Morristown to Harrisburg.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Harrisburg Airport.

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