How to travel from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ

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from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ

How to get from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Greyhound
05:50PM3h35
Harrisburg, PA
09:25PMNewark, NJ
$321One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
05:50PM3h35
Harrisburg, PA
09:25PMNewark, NJ
$321One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Greyhound
01:35PM2h45
Harrisburg, PA
04:20PMNewark, NJ
$661One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Greyhound
03:20PM4h50
Harrisburg, PA
08:10PMNewark, NJ
$451One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
03:10PM4h50
Harrisburg, PA
08:00PMNewark, NJ
$461One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
04:50PM3h35
Harrisburg, PA
08:25PMNewark, NJ
$571One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ

distanceDistance145 miles (234 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$33 - $417
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€28) • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $417 (€364) • 1 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 145 miles (234 km) by train, bus or flight to Newark, NJ from Harrisburg, PA. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ.

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Travel to Newark from Harrisburg on Amtrak and Greyhound travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains from Harrisburg to Newark, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

      FAQs: Travel from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ

      FAQs: Travel to Newark, NJ 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 Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ.
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      There are 3 ways to get from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ: train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to get from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $33 (€28) compared to other travel options to Newark, NJ:

      A bus is $384 (€336) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $417 (€364) from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ.

      Taking a bus costs $16 (€14) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $48 (€42).

      The fastest way from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 9 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Newark, NJ that take longer:

      Bus takes 2 h 45 min on average.

      Getting to Newark, NJ by train takes 3 h 7 min on average.

      The distance from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ is approximately 145 miles (234 km).

      The average frequency per day from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ is:

      • 4 buses per day.
      • Around 17 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Harrisburg, PA and Newark, NJ as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ:

        Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ:

        • You can take a bus from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ with Greyhound or OurBus. Cheap tickets can be found for $33 (€28) with Greyhound from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ.
        • You can travel by plane from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ with American Airlines or Republic Airlines, and you can find Republic Airlines Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ tickets for $417 (€364) on Omio.
        • You can travel from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $48 (€42) with Amtrak from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ.

        Yes, there are direct services available from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ with the following travel companies:

        • Direct bus available with Greyhound 4 direct buses per day.
        • Direct train available with Amtrak 8 direct trains per day.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Newark, NJ as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Newark, NJ from Harrisburg, PA.

        Many of our customers who book a trip from Harrisburg, PA to Newark, NJ often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Washington, DC, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, Boston, MA or New Carrollton, MD. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Harrisburg, PA and Newark, NJ itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Newark, NJ and any of these top destinations today!

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