How far is Harrisburg from Allentown?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Harrisburg and Allentown is 76.88 miles (123.72 km).

Flight distance from Harrisburg, PA to Allentown, PA is 76.88 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 09 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 08 minutes to travel from Harrisburg to Allentown with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Allentown, Pennsylvania is: 81.16 miles (130.61 km) by car.

Driving from Harrisburg to Allentown will take approximately 01 hours 22 minutes.

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#1 Harrisburg

City in and county seat of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States and Pennsylvania federated state capital city

Population 49322
GPS Coordinates 40°16'25"N 76°53'4"W
Latitude 40.2737000
Longitude -76.8844200
Altitude 101
Country United States
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#2 Allentown

County seat city in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA

Population 121470
GPS Coordinates 40°36'30"N 75°29'25"W
Latitude 40.6084300
Longitude -75.4901800
Altitude 103
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Harrisburg and Allentown

The distance between Harrisburg and Allentown is 131 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 27 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Harrisburg and Allentown. The current time is 00:53:37.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 42 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 01 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 37 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 21 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 09 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 04 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 00 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 10.84 liters (2.86 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Harrisburg and Allentown.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Harrisburg to Allentown is $9.36 (diesel $10.27).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.267 (Diesel $3.586) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 19, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Harrisburg and Allentown (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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