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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Pittsburgh to Baltimore?

Lowest Price£36.05
Fastest Train9h 6m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Pittsburgh to Baltimore during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Pittsburgh to Baltimore?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Pittsburgh to Baltimore. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Pittsburgh to Baltimore?

In the last month, £55.80 was the average price of a train ticket from Pittsburgh, PA to Baltimore, MD. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 18 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £19.98 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Pittsburgh to Baltimore?

The distance between Pittsburgh and Baltimore is approximately 196 miles, or 316 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 31 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 6 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 Pittsburgh to Baltimore are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Tuesday 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 Pittsburgh at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 09:00. 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 Pittsburgh to Baltimore?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Baltimore to Pittsburgh. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Pittsburgh to Baltimore for £8.65.

Which train should you take from Pittsburgh to Baltimore?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Baltimore, Maryland. However, there are 5 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak510h 31m£59.49

Amtrak train tickets from Pittsburgh to Baltimore start from £36, and on average cost £59. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak in Pittsburgh leaves from 1100 Liberty Ave and one other station. And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station. From Pittsburgh to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 6 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £64 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Where is the train station in Pittsburgh?

There are two stations in Pittsburgh where you can board the train to Baltimore:

  • 1100 Liberty Ave
  • Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr

Where is the train station in Baltimore?

Baltimore receives travelers from Pittsburgh at its two active train stations:

  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)

Price trends for trains from Pittsburgh to Baltimore

Average prices by travel date

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Monthly average prices

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