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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Harrisburg, PA (MDT)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Harrisburg (Philadelphia International Airport – Harrisburg International Airport) is 84 miles / 135 kilometers / 73 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Harrisburg (MDT) is 98 miles / 158 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Harrisburg.

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Harrisburg International Airport (MDT).

How far is Harrisburg from Philadelphia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Harrisburg. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 83.729 miles
  • 134.749 kilometers
  • 72.758 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 83.543 miles
  • 134.449 kilometers
  • 72.597 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

B Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Harrisburg.

Time Difference

Philadelphia, PA

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Harrisburg, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 37 kg (82 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philadelphia (PHL) → Harrisburg (MDT).

Distance:
84
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
84

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