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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Pittsburgh to Seattle?

Lowest price£143.40
Fastest train61h 26m
Trains per day2
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Pittsburgh to Seattle 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.

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

In the last month, £190.75 was the average price of a train ticket from Pittsburgh, PA to Seattle, WA. Given how far apart Pittsburgh and Seattle are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Pittsburgh to Seattle?

The distance between Pittsburgh and Seattle is approximately 2133 miles, or 3432 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 80 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 61 hours and 26 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 Seattle are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Thursday 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 23:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. 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 Seattle?

Trains leave the station in Pittsburgh 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.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Seattle to Pittsburgh. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Pittsburgh to Seattle for £159.42.

Which train should you take from Pittsburgh to Seattle?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Seattle, Washington. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak23d 8h 19m£221.26

Amtrak train tickets from Pittsburgh to Seattle start from £143, and on average cost £221. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Seattle. Amtrak in Pittsburgh leaves from 1100 Liberty Ave, And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St, From Pittsburgh to Seattle train travel on Amtrak takes 80 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Seattle faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 61 hours and 26 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £226 for a one-way train ticket to Seattle.

Price trends for trains from Pittsburgh to Seattle

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