The distance between Allentown to Harrisburg is 77.05 miles or 123.96 km. A train trip from Allentown to Harrisburg typically takes 4 hours and 30 minutes. 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 3 hours and 50 minutes to get from Allentown to Harrisburg.
Going from Allentown to Harrisburg by train takes over 4 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 Saturday trains from Allentown 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Harrisburg. One train carrier operates regular service on the Allentown to Harrisburg route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Allentown to Harrisburg, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Allentown 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 Allentown to Harrisburg, which start at $25.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Allentown to Harrisburg start from $55.00, and on average cost $55.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Harrisburg. Amtrak in Allentown leaves from Bus Terminal - 325 Hamilton St, And in Harrisburg trains arrive at Harrisburg Transp Ctr,
From Allentown to Harrisburg train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Harrisburg faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 50 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $55.00 for a one-way train ticket to Harrisburg.