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How much are train tickets from Harrisburg to Dallas?

Lowest Price$209.00
Fastest Train42h 0m
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Price trends for trains from Harrisburg to Dallas

Average prices by travel date

$255$170$85AugAug

Monthly average prices

$325$260$195$130$65SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$300$240$180$120$603020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Harrisburg to Dallas 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 train 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, train 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Harrisburg to Dallas?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Harrisburg to Dallas. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Harrisburg to Dallas?

In the last month, $209.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Harrisburg, PA to Dallas, TX. Given how far apart Harrisburg and Dallas are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 13 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $88.89 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Harrisburg to Dallas?

The distance between Harrisburg and Dallas is approximately 1217 miles, or 1959 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 45 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 42 hours,

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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Harrisburg to Dallas are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Harrisburg at 11:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 2:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Harrisburg to Dallas?

Trains leave the station in Harrisburg twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Dallas to Harrisburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Harrisburg to Dallas for $218.00.

Which train should you take from Harrisburg to Dallas?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Dallas, Texas. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak21d 21h 50m$216.96

Where is the train station in Harrisburg?

There is one train station in Harrisburg:

  • Harrisburg Transp Ctr

Where is the train station in Dallas?

Dallas receives travelers from Harrisburg at its two active train stations:

  • Union Station - 400 S Houston St
  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St

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