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Cheap train tickets from New York to Pittsburgh

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from New York to Pittsburgh?

Lowest Price£53.30
Fastest Train9h 7m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines2
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Pittsburgh
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Pennsylvanian report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
4.0
Ben
5.0
8 February 2020Business
Pros
Horse shoe bend was fantastic. Scenic ride and snow. Long journey but did not feel as long as I could work and enjoy scenery. Staff friendly!
Cons
Finding platform in NY was a bit difficult with building works.
Tips
Order uber on train at Pittsburgh station as I could not get WiFi outside

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from New York to Pittsburgh?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from New York to Pittsburgh is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New York to Pittsburgh was £69.81. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 23 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £22.03 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from New York to Pittsburgh?

The distance between New York and Pittsburgh is approximately 315.02 miles, or 506.85 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 12 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 7 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from New York to Pittsburgh?

Trains from New York to Pittsburgh are the busiest on Monday. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Where is the train station in New York?

There is one train station from which trains depart New York on their way to Pittsburgh:

  • Penn Station

Where is the train station in Pittsburgh?

There is one train station where trains from New York arrive in Pittsburgh:

  • 1100 Liberty Ave

What train services are there from New York to Pittsburgh?

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Pittsburgh. On the route to Pittsburgh 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New York to Pittsburgh, usually offering 1.583 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Pittsburgh with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from New York to Pittsburgh, which start at £8.08.

Here are the 2 train lines that operate from New York to Pittsburgh

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from New York to Pittsburgh start from £66.22, and on average cost £85.23. Daily there are 1.583333 Amtrak schedules to Pittsburgh. Amtrak in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Pittsburgh trains arrive at 1100 Liberty Ave,

From New York to Pittsburgh train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pittsburgh faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 7 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 1.5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £89.32 for a one-way train ticket to Pittsburgh.

Avg. Time
13h 48m
Avg. Price
£85.23

Amtrak Pennsylvanian

Amtrak Pennsylvanian train tickets from New York to Pittsburgh start from £53.30, and on average cost £59.38. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Pennsylvanian schedules to Pittsburgh. Amtrak Pennsylvanian in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Pittsburgh trains arrive at 1100 Liberty Ave,

From New York to Pittsburgh train travel on Amtrak Pennsylvanian takes 9 hours and 7 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Pittsburgh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Pennsylvanian scheduled trip per day, which will cost £62.02 for a one-way weekend reservation from New York.

Avg. Time
9h 7m
Avg. Price
£59.38

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