Trains on Amtrak’s Keystone Service route travel between New York City and Harrisburg with stops in New Jersey and Philadelphia. Primarily a Pennsylvania commuter train, there are multiple daily departures that connect Dutch Country with metropolitan cities.

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Things to Know

  • There are only coach seats on this train.
  • Exit at Lancaster to reach Dutch Country and markets with fresh food.
  • Hersheypark is a 20-minute drive away from the Harrisburg Station (Lyft and Uber available).
  • Travel time between Harrisburg and Philadelphia is just over an hour.
  • Travel time between Harrisburg and New York City is over three hours.

Schedule Highlights

  • There are multiple trains each day, with later starts on the weekend.
  • Not all trains travel to New York City.
  • There’s a stop at the Newark International Airport (with connection to the airport train).
  • The Philadelphia 30th Street Station has connections to SEPTA trains that to and from the Philadelphia International Airport.

View latest schedules and timetables on Amtrak.com.

Popular Stops

Stations

Attractions Along the Route

  • Downtown Harrisburg
  • Pennsylvania State Capitol
  • Pennsylvania Federation-Museum
  • Harrisburg riverboat cruises
  • Harrisburg University of Science & Technology
  • The National Civil War Museum
  • The Forum Auditorium
  • Harrisburg Market Square
  • Capital Area Greenbelt
  • Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts
  • Let’s Pretend Children’s Museum
  • Lancaster Central Market
  • Franklin and Marshall College
  • Dutch Country
  • Drexel University
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Liberty International Airport (EWR)
  • Madison Square Garden
  • Empire State Building
  • Manhattan

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