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Baltimore-Pittsburgh Train Schedule
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Baltimore to Pittsburgh right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Can you take a train all the way from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?
What is the price of a train ticket from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?
In the last month, $96.98 was the average price of a train ticket from Baltimore, MD to Pittsburgh, PA. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 25 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $38.89 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?
The distance between Baltimore and Pittsburgh is approximately 196 miles, or 316 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 6 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 55 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Baltimore to Pittsburgh are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Baltimore at 9:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?
Trains leave the station in Baltimore twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Which train should you take from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Baltimore, Maryland to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
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Amtrak train tickets from Baltimore to Pittsburgh start from $59, and on average cost $102. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Pittsburgh. Amtrak in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in Pittsburgh trains arrive at 1100 Liberty Ave and one other train station. From Baltimore to Pittsburgh train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pittsburgh faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 55 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Pittsburgh.
Where is the train station in Baltimore?
There are two stations in Baltimore where you can board the train to Pittsburgh:
- Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
- Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)
Where is the train station in Pittsburgh?
Pittsburgh receives travelers from Baltimore at its two active train stations:
- 1100 Liberty Ave
- Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr
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