The distance between Harrisburg and Columbus is approximately 323.79 miles, or 520.95 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 16 hours and 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 16 hours and 24 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Harrisburg to Columbus route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Harrisburg to Columbus, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Harrisburg to Columbus, 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 Harrisburg to Columbus, which start at $48.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Harrisburg to Columbus start from $89.00, and on average cost $104.88. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Columbus. Amtrak in Harrisburg leaves from Harrisburg Transp Ctr, And in Columbus trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St,
From Harrisburg to Columbus train travel on Amtrak takes 16 hours and 24 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Columbus on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $115.17 for a one-way weekend reservation from Harrisburg.