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Journey Information

Harrisburg to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$49.00
Shortest Duration3h 25m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1
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Price trends for buses from Harrisburg to New York

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25JulJul

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Harrisburg to New York
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
2.0
Condition
3.0
Xiaobin
5.0
July 21, 2019Visiting family
Pros
It was good
Cons
Could drive announce the stop earlier before the bus get there

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Harrisburg to New York 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 New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $54.64 was the low point for bus fares from Harrisburg to New York. Buses from New York to Harrisburg are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $54.64 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 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $21.51 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 47 minutes to cover the 154 miles (248 kilometers) from Harrisburg to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 25 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

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

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Harrisburg to New York for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Harrisburg?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Harrisburg to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Harrisburg to New York 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 Harrisburg to New York; ticket prices start at $47.00.

What bus companies travel from Harrisburg to New York?

There is one bus company that operates from Harrisburg to New York. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound54h 48m$61.53

Where does the bus leave from in Harrisburg?

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania has two bus stations with service to New York, New York:

  • Harrisburg Transp Ctr

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

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