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.

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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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