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Journey Information

State College to Harrisburg coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£18.05
Shortest Duration1h 30m
Trips per day5
Coach lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach 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 coach 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, coach 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 coach ticket from State College to Harrisburg?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £19.85 was the low point for coach fares from State College to Harrisburg. Coaches from Harrisburg to State College are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £19.85 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 coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 7 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £1.03 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 1 hour 48 minutes to cover the 62 miles (101 kilometers) from State College, PA to Harrisburg, PA. However, the fastest coach only takes 1 hour 30 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 coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Harrisburg 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave State College?

The first coach leaves at 09:00 and the last coach leaves at 18:00. To see the times for all coaches from State College to Harrisburg, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from State College to Harrisburg 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 Pennsylvania without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from State College to Harrisburg; ticket prices start at £18.83.

What coach companies travel from State College to Harrisburg?

There are 3 coach lines from State College, Pennsylvania to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Amtrak Thruway offers the most choice in regards to departure time, with a couple of coaches on its daily schedule.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Thruway21h 50m£20.40
Fullington Trailways21h 38m£18.83
Greyhound21h 51m£20.32

Where does the coach leave from in State College?

Most coaches depart from the main station in State College, Pennsylvania:

  • Bus Terminal - 152 N Atherton St

Where does the coach arrive in Harrisburg?

All coaches from State College arrive at one main station in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania:

  • Harrisburg Transp Ctr

Price trends for coaches from State College to Harrisburg

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coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from State College, PA to Harrisburg, PA
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12 October 2019Visiting family
It was a good ride I only feel that the WiFi wasn't working like it was supposed to.
Please try to arrive on schedule.

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