How far is Reading from Harrisburg?

Distance by Flight

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

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

It takes 00 hours 07 minutes to travel from Reading to Harrisburg with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Reading, Pennsylvania to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is: 64.38 miles (103.61 km) by car.

Driving from Reading to Harrisburg will take approximately 01 hours 08 minutes.

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#1 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
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#2 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

Estimated Travel Time Between Reading and Harrisburg

The distance between Reading and Harrisburg is 104 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 09 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 Reading and Harrisburg. The current time is 20:57:01.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 08 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 36 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 17 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 04 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 55 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 51 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 48 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 8.6 liters (2.27 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Reading and Harrisburg.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Reading to Harrisburg is $9.32 (diesel $11.02).

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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 05, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Reading and Harrisburg (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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