Cheap Newark to Pittsburgh train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Newark to Pittsburgh ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Newark 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 Newark to Pittsburgh was $89.67. 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 $47.13 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 journey from Newark to Pittsburgh ? How far is Newark to Pittsburgh ?

The distance between Newark to Pittsburgh is 306.36 miles or 492.91 km. A train trip from Newark to Pittsburgh typically takes 11 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pittsburgh faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Pennsylvanian. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 50 minutes to get from Newark to Pittsburgh.

Going from Newark to Pittsburgh by train takes over 11 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 Thursday trains from Newark 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Newark to Pittsburgh

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Pittsburgh. On the route to Pittsburgh 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Newark to Pittsburgh, usually offering 4 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Pittsburgh 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 Newark to Pittsburgh, which start at $36.00.

Newark to Pittsburgh is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Newark to Pittsburgh start from $64.00, and on average cost $109.12. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Pittsburgh. Amtrak in Newark leaves from Penn Station and one other station. And in Pittsburgh trains arrive at 1100 Liberty Ave and one other train station.

From Newark to Pittsburgh train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pittsburgh faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 50 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $118.92 for a one-way train ticket to Pittsburgh.

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Avg. Time
11h 46m
Avg. Price
$109.12

Amtrak Pennsylvanian

Amtrak Pennsylvanian train tickets from Newark to Pittsburgh start from $64.00, and on average cost $76.72. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Pennsylvanian schedules to Pittsburgh. Amtrak Pennsylvanian in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Pittsburgh trains arrive at 1100 Liberty Ave,

From Newark to Pittsburgh train travel on Amtrak Pennsylvanian takes 8 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pittsburgh faster, Amtrak Pennsylvanian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 50 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Pittsburgh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Pennsylvanian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $87.45 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
8h 51m
Avg. Price
$76.72

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.. The busiest departure station in Newark serving this route is Penn Station, Newark Intl Airport.
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport
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., The busiest departure station in Newark serving this route is 1100 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr.
  • 1100 Liberty Ave
  • Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr