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|Fastest time||1h 50m|
|Trips per day||3|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Harrisburg to State College right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.
In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Harrisburg to State College?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $27.43 was the low point for bus fares from Harrisburg to State College. Buses from State College to Harrisburg are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $27.43 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $10.18 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from Harrisburg to State College at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Harrisburg?
How many buses are there each day?
There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Harrisburg to State College every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Harrisburg to State College; ticket prices start at $32.66.
What bus companies travel from Harrisburg to State College?
Where does the bus leave from in Harrisburg?
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania has two bus stations with service to State College, Pennsylvania:
- Harrisburg Transp Ctr
- Harrisburg Mall Parking - 3501 Paxton St
Where does the bus arrive in State College?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in State College, Pennsylvania:
- Bus Terminal - 152 N Atherton St
- SW Corner of Walmart Parking - 1665 N Atherton St
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