Cheap train tickets from Baltimore to Pittsburgh

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How much are train tickets from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?

Lowest Price$43.00
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Baltimore 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 Baltimore to Pittsburgh was $69.40. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $31.38 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 Baltimore to Pittsburgh?

The distance between Baltimore and Pittsburgh is approximately 196.35 miles, or 315.92 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 10 hours and 26 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Baltimore to Pittsburgh?

On Thursday trains from Baltimore to Pittsburgh 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Baltimore to Pittsburgh

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Pittsburgh. One train carrier operates regular service on the Baltimore to Pittsburgh route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Baltimore to Pittsburgh, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Baltimore to Pittsburgh, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Baltimore to Pittsburgh, which start at $30.00.

One train company connects Baltimore to Pittsburgh

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Baltimore to Pittsburgh start from $43.00, and on average cost $80.71. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Pittsburgh. Amtrak in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in Pittsburgh trains arrive at 1100 Liberty Ave and one other train station.

From Baltimore to Pittsburgh train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pittsburgh 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 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $83.64 for a one-way train ticket to Pittsburgh.

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Avg. Time
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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Pittsburgh that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Baltimore are:
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Pittsburgh. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Pittsburgh:
  • 1100 Liberty Ave
  • Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr