How to travel from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia

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from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia

You can get from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia on May 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:05PMHarrisburg Station1h45 08:50PM30th Street Station
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341One-way
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02:15PMHarrisburg, PA2h15 04:30PMPhiladelphia
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271One-way
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08:30AMHarrisburg Station1h45 10:15AM30th Street Station
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341One-way
09:30AMHarrisburg Station1h45 11:15AM30th Street Station
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341One-way
07:20AMHarrisburg Station1h45 09:05AM30th Street Station
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341One-way

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Travel Information between Harrisburg, PA and Philadelphia

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $357
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $37 (€33) • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $357 (€321) • 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, piedmont airlines or Amtrak

Travel 93 miles (150 km) by bus, flight or train from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Greyhound, piedmont airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia.

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There are 3 ways to get from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $37 (€33) compared to other travel options to Philadelphia:

Taking a train is about $2 (€2) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $39 (€35) for this trip.

A train is generally $321 (€288) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $357 (€321) from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia.

The quickest way to travel from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia is by flight, which takes on average 46 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 25 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 1 h 40 min.

The distance from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia is approximately 93 miles (150 km).

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

  • 2 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

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

    • You can travel to Philadelphia from Harrisburg, PA by bus with Greyhound. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $39 (€35) with Greyhound from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia.
    • You can travel from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia by flight with piedmont airlines. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $357 (€321) with piedmont airlines from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia.
    • You can go to Philadelphia from Harrisburg, PA by train with Amtrak. You'll see cheap train tickets for $37 (€33) with Amtrak from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia on Omio.
    Many of our customers who book a trip from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like New York City, Washington, DC or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Harrisburg, PA and Philadelphia itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Philadelphia and any of these top destinations today!

    Before traveling from Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $39 (€35) one way on average.
    • A plane ticket is costing on average $357 (€321) one way for this journey.
    • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $37 (€33) one way.

    But we recommend booking Harrisburg, PA to Philadelphia tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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