How far is Harrisburg from Reading?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Harrisburg and Reading is 50.64 miles (81.49 km).

Flight distance from Harrisburg, PA to Reading, PA is 50.64 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 07 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 06 minutes to travel from Harrisburg to Reading with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Reading, Pennsylvania is: 62.64 miles (100.81 km) by car.

Driving from Harrisburg to Reading will take approximately 01 hours 11 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 Reading

County seat of Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States

Population 88217
GPS Coordinates 40°20'8"N 75°55'37"W
Latitude 40.3356500
Longitude -75.9268700
Altitude 93
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Harrisburg and Reading

The distance between Harrisburg and Reading is 101 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 07 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 Reading. The current time is 11:55:00.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 05 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 33 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 15 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 02 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 53 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 50 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 46 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 8.37 liters (2.21 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Harrisburg and Reading.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Harrisburg to Reading is $7.34 (diesel $8.11).

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 $3.322 (Diesel $3.671) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 21, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

Distance to Other Cities

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