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Journey Information

There are 5 daily coaches from Harrisburg to New York. Traveling by coach from Harrisburg to New York usually takes around 4 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound coach can make the trip in 3 hours and 25 minutes.

Distance154 mi (248 km)
Shortest duration3h 25m
Cheapest price£39.06
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Coach lines1

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Harrisburg, PA to New York, NY

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Xiaobin

21 July 2019 - Visiting family

Greyhound

Pros: It was good. Cons: Could drive announce the stop earlier before the bus get there.

Pros: It was good. Cons: Could drive announce the stop earlier before the bus get there.

Harrisburg to New York Route Map

Harrisburg New York

How much is a coach ticket from Harrisburg to New York?

The average coach ticket price from Harrisburg to New York is £43.32. That price is based on the daily average cost for all coach trips from Harrisburg to New York in the last 30 days. Any tickets cheaper than £43.32 can be considered a great deal. You are very likely to find a coach ticket at this price or lower if you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average daily price of Harrisburg to New York coach tickets is expected to range from £43 to £55. If you are looking to travel to New York within the next week, you can find coach tickets as cheap as £43.

As of today, the next cheapest coach trip from Harrisburg to New York is on 7 July 2021 and it costs £43. Just search on Wanderu for Harrisburg to New York bus trips using the form above and sort the results by cheapest to see the best available deals for the date on which you plan to hit the road.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Harrisburg to New York by coach so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for June. That’s when the average price for a coach ticket is expected to be just £33 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Harrisburg to New York in November, expect to spend more on your coach trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £41 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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The best way to find cheap coach tickets from Harrisburg to New York is by booking your trip as early as possible, as most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. That’s why you should book at least 27 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £20.53 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Harrisburg to New York?

There is one coach company that operates from Harrisburg to New York. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound54h 57m£48.39
  • Greyhound

    Greyhound

    Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 5 bus trips from Harrisburg to New York every day, with the average journey taking around 4 hours and 57 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to New York usually start from £39.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Harrisburg to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 4 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 154 miles (248 kilometers) from Harrisburg, PA to New York, NY. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 hours and 25 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the coach.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to New York at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Harrisburg?

The first coach leaves at 02:00 and the last coach leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all coaches from Harrisburg to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Harrisburg to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Pennsylvania to New York without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Harrisburg to New York; ticket prices start at £35.51.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Harrisburg?

Departure stations

Most coaches depart from the main station in Harrisburg.

Where does the coach arrive in New York?

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Arrival stations

Port Authority Bus Terminal is the largest bus station in New York City. First opened in 1950, it is the main Manhattan bus stop for various regional and nationwide bus carriers that provide intercity transportation to and from NYC such as Greyhound, NY Trailways, Peter Pan Bus Lines, and Ourbus, among many others. Port Authority’s central location just steps away from Times Square provides easy connections to various other forms of transportation, including 13 lines of the NYC Subway, 11 lines of the NYC Bus, over 60 lines of the NJ Transit Bus, and shuttle services to each of the three airports in New York’s metropolitan area. At the terminal, you will find a variety of fast food restaurants and convenience stores, as well as a USPS branch and a bowling alley.

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