Cheap Boston to Harrisburg  train tickets


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Lowest Price$109.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Boston to Harrisburg ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to Harrisburg is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Boston to Harrisburg was $153.40. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $1.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Boston to Harrisburg ? How far is Boston to Harrisburg ?

The distance between Boston to Harrisburg is 335.13 miles or 539.21 km. A train trip from Boston to Harrisburg typically takes 9 hours, If you are looking to get to Harrisburg faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 7 hours and 24 minutes to get from Boston to Harrisburg.

Going from Boston to Harrisburg by train takes over 9 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Monday trains from Boston to Harrisburg are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Boston to Harrisburg

Typically there are 17 schedules to compare for your trip to Harrisburg. One train carrier operates regular service on the Boston to Harrisburg route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Harrisburg, usually offering 17 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Boston to Harrisburg, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Boston to Harrisburg, which start at $60.00.

One train carrier connects Boston to Harrisburg


Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Harrisburg start from $109.00, and on average cost $177.81. Daily there are 17 Amtrak schedules to Harrisburg. Amtrak in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Harrisburg trains arrive at Harrisburg Transp Ctr,

From Boston to Harrisburg train travel on Amtrak takes 8 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Harrisburg faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 17 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $182.59 for a one-way train ticket to Harrisburg.

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Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Harrisburg that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St, South Station.
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Harrisburg from Boston., The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is Harrisburg Transp Ctr.
  • Harrisburg Transp Ctr