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How to get to Altoona by train

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What is a good price for a train ticket to Altoona?

$32.00 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Altoona, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Altoona. In the last month, trains from Lancaster to Altoona had the lowest average price at $35.50.

Where is the train station in Altoona, PA?

The main train station in Altoona is 1231 11th Ave. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around Altoona.

Lancaster

There are 2 scheduled trains per day from Lancaster to Altoona. The route can be as long as 116 miles, or 186 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 3 hours and 46 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from Lancaster usually arrive in Altoona at 1231 11th Ave.
Avg. Time
3h 46m
Avg. Price
$40.00

Philadelphia

There are 2 scheduled trains per day from Philadelphia to Altoona. The route can be as long as 175 miles, or 282 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 5 hours and 6 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from Philadelphia usually arrive in Altoona at 1231 11th Ave.
Avg. Time
5h 6m
Avg. Price
$46.16

Johnstown

There is one scheduled train per day from Johnstown to Altoona. The route can be as long as 31 miles, or 50 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 54 minutes. One train company, Amtrak Pennsylvanian, connects Johnstown to Altoona. Trains from Johnstown usually arrive in Altoona at 1231 11th Ave.
Avg. Time
0h 54m
Avg. Price
$11.00

New York

There is one scheduled train per day from New York to Altoona. The route can be as long as 231 miles, or 372 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 6 hours and 17 minutes. One train company, Amtrak Pennsylvanian, connects New York to Altoona. Trains from New York usually arrive in Altoona at 1231 11th Ave.
Avg. Time
6h 17m
Avg. Price
$75.00

Pittsburgh

There is one scheduled train per day from Pittsburgh to Altoona. The route can be as long as 85 miles, or 136 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 2 hours and 27 minutes. One train company, Amtrak Pennsylvanian, connects Pittsburgh to Altoona. Trains from Pittsburgh usually arrive in Altoona at 1231 11th Ave.
Avg. Time
2h 27m
Avg. Price
$27.80

Located in Pennsylvania, Altoona is accessible by train from 6 other cities. You can choose from 8 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Altoona on Wanderu. Amtrak usually has the most trains on any given day.

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Train companies serving Altoona

Amtrak

There are 2 scheduled Amtrak trains per day. Amtrak can get you to Altoona from 26 cities, including Philadelphia.
Avg. Time
9h 31m
Avg. Price
$69.56

Amtrak Pennsylvanian

There is one Amtrak Pennsylvanian train per day, from Philadelphia to Altoona. Amtrak Pennsylvanian can get you to Altoona from 5 cities, including Philadelphia.
Avg. Time
4h 28m
Avg. Price
$43.29