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State College to Harrisburg bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||1h 50m|
|Trips per day||4|
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Is it safe to travel by bus from State College to Harrisburg 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. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep 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 State College to Harrisburg?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $33.85 was the low point for bus fares from State College to Harrisburg. Buses from Harrisburg to State College are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $33.85 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 3 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $4.33 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 1 hour 50 minutes to cover the 101 kilometers (62 miles) from State College to Harrisburg. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 50 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave State College?
The first bus leaves at 2:00pm and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from State College to Harrisburg, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from State College to Harrisburg every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 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 State College to Harrisburg; ticket prices start at $32.14.
What bus companies travel from State College to Harrisburg?
Where does the bus leave from in State College?
Most buses depart from the main station in State College, Pennsylvania:
- Bus Terminal - 152 N Atherton St
Where does the bus arrive in Harrisburg?
All buses from State College arrive at one main station in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania:
- Harrisburg Transp Ctr
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