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Greensburg-Altoona Train Schedule

Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Greensburg to Altoona. Traveling by train from Greensburg to Altoona usually takes around one hour and 47 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance62 mi (100 km)
Fastest train1h 47m
Lowest price$18.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Pennsylvanian
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Greensburg to Altoona?

Amtrak Pennsylvanian is the one and only train line which connects Greensburg, Pennsylvania to Altoona, Pennsylvania. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Pennsylvanian11h 48m$21.69

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Greensburg to Altoona 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.

How long is the train journey from Greensburg to Altoona?

The distance between Greensburg and Altoona is approximately 62 miles, or 100 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 47 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Greensburg to Altoona are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Greensburg at 8:00am and arrives in Altoona about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Greensburg to Altoona?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Altoona with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Altoona to Greensburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Greensburg to Altoona for $25.00.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Greensburg?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Greensburg.

Where is the train station in Altoona?

Arrival stations

Altoona has one train station.

Need a return trip from Altoona to Greensburg?

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