New York City to Harrisburg, PA train

Cheap train tickets from New York City to Harrisburg, PA

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

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69

Average

78

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from New York City to Harrisburg, PA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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10:52AMPenn Station3h34 02:26PMHarrisburg Station
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09:30AMPenn Station3h20 12:50PMHarrisburg Station
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02:11PMPenn Station3h19 05:30PMHarrisburg Station
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12:35PMPenn Station4h05 04:40PMHarrisburg Station
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07:17AMPenn Station3h29 10:46AMHarrisburg Station
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Train schedule from New York City to Harrisburg, PA

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03:20AMPenn Station4h55 08:15AMHarrisburg Station
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03:20AMPenn Station3h50 07:10AMHarrisburg Station
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07:17AMPenn Station3h29 10:46AMHarrisburg Station
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09:30AMPenn Station3h20 12:50PMHarrisburg Station
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10:52AMPenn Station3h34 02:26PMHarrisburg Station
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12:05PMPenn Station3h20 03:25PMHarrisburg Station
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12:35PMPenn Station4h05 04:40PMHarrisburg Station
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12:54PMPenn Station3h46 04:40PMHarrisburg Station
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02:11PMPenn Station3h19 05:30PMHarrisburg Station
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02:44PMPenn Station3h56 06:40PMHarrisburg Station
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03:15PMPenn Station4h15 07:30PMHarrisburg Station
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04:03PMPenn Station3h27 07:30PMHarrisburg Station
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05:00PMPenn Station3h35 08:35PMHarrisburg Station
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05:10PMPenn Station3h25 08:35PMHarrisburg Station
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06:35PMPenn Station3h30 10:05PMHarrisburg Station
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08:30PMPenn Station3h26 11:56PMHarrisburg Station
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Fastest train times from New York City to Harrisburg, PA

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

3 h 19 m

Average

3 h 42 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

248 km

Of the 16 trains that leave New York City for Harrisburg, PA every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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02:11PMPenn Station3h19 05:30PMHarrisburg Station
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691One-way
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09:30AMPenn Station3h20 12:50PMHarrisburg Station
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691One-way
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12:05PMPenn Station3h20 03:25PMHarrisburg Station
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691One-way
05:10PMPenn Station3h25 08:35PMHarrisburg Station
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08:30PMPenn Station3h26 11:56PMHarrisburg Station
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Overview: Train from New York City to Harrisburg, PA

distanceDistance154 miles (248 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$57 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from New York City to Harrisburg, PA cover the 154 miles (248 km) long route taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $57 (€52), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $57 (€52).

Train companies: Amtrak Acela and Amtrak from New York City to Harrisburg, PA trains

Amtrak Acela and Amtrak trains will get you from New York City to Harrisburg, PA from $57 (€52). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey to Harrisburg, PA from New York City.

Train information from New York City to Harrisburg, PA with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 30 min
  • Average Price: $57
  • Amtrak frequency: 7 a day

Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train to Harrisburg, PA from New York City, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

New York City to Harrisburg, PA train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 38 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 1 a day

Trains from New York to Harrisburg

Harrisburg is the capital city of the Pennsylvania and Dauphin county in the US. This majestic city is known both for its beauty and rich history, having played a major role in the Westward Expansion, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. Harrisburg has a well-developed railway system connecting it to various major cities in the United States. Travelers, for instance, can conveniently travel from New York to Harrisburg via train. The average distance between New York and Harrisburg is 154 miles (247 kilometers). On average, a train from New York to Harrisburg takes approximately 3 hours and 42 minutes. Amtrak offers the fastest direct train trip from New York to Harrisburg, taking about 3 hours and 19 minutes. Connecting trains, on the other hand, usually take an extended period of up to four hours.

Which train companies travel from New York to Harrisburg?

Amtrak is the major train company that operates trains from New York to Harrisburg. Three subsidiaries are available, Amtrak, Amtrak Keystone Service, and Amtrak Pennsylvanian. Of the three, however, Amtrak offers the fastest transit option to travel from New York to Harrisburg. The company operates a trans-express line that can go up to the speed of 150 mph as well as regional trains. It's recommended that passengers book their tickets early to avoid last-minute rushes and to take advantage of cheaper ticket prices.

How long is the train ride from New York to Harrisburg?

The average distance between New York and Harrisburg is 154 miles (247 kilometers). A train from New York to Harrisburg can cover the route in 3 hours and 42 minutes. Amtrak offers direct trips between these two destinations which, as passengers would expect, complete the route in the fastest time. A direct trip on Amtrak takes as little as 3 hours and 19 minutes. For connecting train trips, the duration of the journey depends on the time spent at the stopover destination. On average, stopover changes take about 30 minutes. The longest train duration from New York to Harrisburg takes about four hours for the connecting train trip. The first Amtrak train from New York to Harrisburg departs at 3:00 a.m while the last train from New York to Harrisburg leaves at 7:00 p.m. offering passengers great flexibility when planning their travel.

How many trains are there from New York to Harrisburg?

Amtrak schedules about four trains daily. A majority of the Amtrak trips are direct connections and take about 3 hours and 19 minutes. On average, there's an Amtrak train from New York to Harrisburg that leaves every 3 hours. For those traveling over the weekend, Amtrak offers two schedules to choose from. Amtrak Keystone Services also provides about eight trips per day from New York to Harrisburg. Amtrak Pennsylvanian schedules one train trip daily. Generally, there are about 13 daily schedules from New York to Harrisburg with about nine of these being direct schedules. Amtrak offers about 25 trips from New York to Harrisburg across all their providers.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from New York to Harrisburg?

Departure station: The departure station for trains to Harrisburg is New York Penn Station. This is the busiest rail station in the region and serves as the gateway to the capital of the US. The station serves more than half a million intercity travelers and rail users daily. New York Penn Station is located in the West Midtown area of Manhattan within walking distance from the city center in about 10 minutes. The station has great links to the NYC MTA on several lines. Taxi services are available for travelers with large luggage. The station facilities include restaurants, Club Acela, payphones, restrooms, ATMs, elevators, Quik-Trak kiosks, vending machines and ticket sales office. It also has Amtrak WiFi available, baggage assistance services, bag storage and Amtrak Express shipping.

​Arrival train Station: Trains from New York to Harrisburg arrive at the Harrisburg Amtrak Station. Previously known as Pennsylvania Station, it is the transportation hub in Harrisburg located on the eastern edge of Downtown Harrisburg. Harrisburg Amtrak Station is located close to the city center, a five-minute walking distance. Some of the services and facilities available at the station include ATMs, elevators, payphones, restrooms, Quik-Trak kiosks, ticket sales office, vending machines and waiting rooms. The station welcomes passengers with reduced mobility by offering special assistance such as available wheelchairs and wheelchair lifts. Travelers that require checked baggage or assistance should arrive at the station about 45 minutes before departure while those who don't need support or have no luggage to check in should arrive 30 minutes before departure.​

Travel Tips: Trains from New York City to Harrisburg, PA

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Harrisburg, PA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New York City to Harrisburg, PA.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Harrisburg, PA from New York City for as low as $57 (€52)  for the next 7 days.
The New York City to Harrisburg, PA train ticket price is on average $57 (€52)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 154 miles (248 km)  from New York City to Harrisburg, PA by train.
The New York City to Harrisburg, PA train duration is on average 3 h 19 min, which is to be expected when traveling 154 miles (248 km) to Harrisburg, PA from New York City. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the trip from New York City to Harrisburg, PA you can take a train with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Harrisburg, PA from New York City on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day between New York City and Harrisburg, PA. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Amtrak. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from New York City to Harrisburg, PA. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from New York City at 6: 44 PM. The last train leaves from New York City at 6: 44 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from New York City to Harrisburg, PA and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from New York City to Harrisburg, PA is on average $57 (€52) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from New York City to Harrisburg, PA available a few months in advance.

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