There are 7 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.

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Train via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak  •  3 h 54 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

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$37 - $100

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 47 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

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  3. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa

$126 - $410

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Harrisburg  •  5 h 53 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

$204 - $503

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Harrisburg is 146 miles. The road distance is 161.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg, including transfers.

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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.

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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 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Harrisburg.
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  • Distance: 145.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

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 54 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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Hartford
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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, 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
Bus from New Carrollton, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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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