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traveling from Lancaster to Pittsburgh by train

Cheapest price$44.00
Shortest Duration6h 0m
Trips per day3
train carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Lancaster to Pittsburgh?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from Lancaster to Pittsburgh is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Lancaster to Pittsburgh were $59.80. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $15.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Lancaster to Pittsburgh?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Lancaster to Pittsburgh by train is at 9:00 AM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 9:00 AM on Wednesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily train trips are there from Lancaster to Pittsburgh?

On average there are 3 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Lancaster to Pittsburgh, with an average of 2 trips per day and 52 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Lancaster to Pittsburgh. Of the 3 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

train lines that run from Lancaster to Pittsburgh

Amtrak Pennsylvanian

Amtrak Pennsylvanian operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Lancaster to Pittsburgh. The average Amtrak Pennsylvanian ticket to Pittsburgh costs $55.72. Cheap Amtrak Pennsylvanian tickets to Pittsburgh are available on Wanderu starting from $44.00. In Lancaster, Amtrak Pennsylvanian departs from 53 E Mcgovern Ave and no other station. In Pittsburgh, Amtrak Pennsylvanian arrives at 1100 Liberty Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Pennsylvanian from Lancaster to Pittsburgh takes 6 hours and 8 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Pennsylvanian trip will get you to Pittsburgh in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Pennsylvanian offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $57.05 for a weekend getaway trip to Pittsburgh.

Amtrak Pennsylvanian
Amtrak Pennsylvanian
Air conditioning
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Avg. Time
6h 8m
Avg. Price
$55.72

Amtrak

Amtrak operates, on average, 2 train schedule(s) from Lancaster to Pittsburgh. The average Amtrak ticket to Pittsburgh costs $65.17. Cheap Amtrak tickets to Pittsburgh are available on Wanderu starting from $65.00. In Lancaster, Amtrak departs from 53 E Mcgovern Ave and no other station. In Pittsburgh, Amtrak arrives at 1100 Liberty Ave and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Lancaster to Pittsburgh takes 8 hours and 52 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Pittsburgh in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $65.55 for a weekend getaway trip to Pittsburgh.

Amtrak
Amtrak
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
8h 52m
Avg. Price
$65.17

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Lancaster. Most train trips to Pittsburgh will depart from 53 E Mcgovern Ave.
  • 53 E Mcgovern Ave
Train trips arrive in Pittsburgh at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. 1100 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr are the main train stations in Pittsburgh for trips arriving from Lancaster.
  • 1100 Liberty Ave
  • Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr