There are 9 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly New York JFK to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 55 min

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

$162 - $497

Cheapest option

Bus Great Wall Bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Harrisburg, PA

$37 - $42

7 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Baltimore, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak

$245 - $790

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Harrisburg  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Harrisburg (MDT) PHL - MDT

$262 - $663

Fly New York La Guardia to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) LGA - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak

$174 - $539

Fly Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  7 h 2 min

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

$417 - $657

Train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$112 - $284

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from JKF Terminal 4 to Easton, PA
  2. Take the bus from Easton, PA to Harrisburg, PA 4963

$50 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg 185.2 miles

$18 - $27

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Harrisburg, PA, USA?

You can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg via Jamaica, New York Penn Station, and Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak in around 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg via Easton, PA and Harrisburg Transportation Center in around 6 h 41 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Avg. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
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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 BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Wilkes Barre, PA to Harrisburg, PA
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
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Refundable
$30 - $45
Trans-bridge Lines
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Easton, PA to Harrisburg, PA
Avg. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Great Wall Bus
Bus from New York to Harrisburg, PA
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
gotobus.com
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg?

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Harrisburg is 266 km. The road distance is 296 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg?

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg is to drive which costs $22 and takes 3 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg?

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg is to drive which takes 3 h 24 min and costs $22.

Is there a direct train between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Harrisburg?

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Harrisburg Amtrak via Jamaica, New York Penn Station and Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

Is there a direct bus between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Harrisburg?

No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from JKF Terminal 4 and arriving at N 6th St & Reily St via Easton, PA and Harrisburg Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 41 min.

How long does it take to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg?

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harrisburg, including transfers.