The distance between Boston to Pittsfield is 111.78 miles or 179.85 km. A train trip from Boston to Pittsfield typically takes 4 hours, If you are looking to get to Pittsfield faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Lake Shore Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 42 minutes to get from Boston to Pittsfield.
Going from Boston to Pittsfield by train takes over 4 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Sunday trains from Boston to Pittsfield are the busiest. 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Boston to Pittsfield route. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Pittsfield, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Pittsfield 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 Bus tickets from Boston to Pittsfield, which start at $26.00.
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Boston to Pittsfield start from $18.00, and on average cost $24.13. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Pittsfield. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Boston leaves from South Station and one other station. And in Pittsfield trains arrive at Scelsi Transp Ctr - 1 Columbus Ave,
From Boston to Pittsfield train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 3 hours and 47 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $25.34 for a one-way train ticket to Pittsfield.