There are 5 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg 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 51 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$56 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Harrisburg, Pa 1683 / ...

$26 - $65

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg 161.6 miles

$15 - $23

Fly Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  4 h 52 min

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

$391 - $626

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Harrisburg  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Harrisburg (MDT) PHL - MDT

$205 - $504

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Harrisburg, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Harrisburg, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
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fullingtontours.com
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Harrisburg is 234 km. The road distance is 258 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs $15 - $23.

No, there is no direct train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak and arriving at Harrisburg Amtrak via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at N 6th St & Reily St via Newark, Nj and Harrisburg Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg, including transfers.