Cheap Pittsburgh to Richmond CA train tickets

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How much are Pittsburgh to Richmond CA train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from Pittsburgh to Richmond CA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Pittsburgh to Richmond 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 Pittsburgh to Richmond was $252.06. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $34.00 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 Pittsburgh to Richmond CA? How far is Pittsburgh to Richmond CA?

The distance between Pittsburgh to Richmond CA is 2254.19 miles or 3626.84 km. A train trip from Pittsburgh to Richmond CA typically takes 68 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 67 hours to get from Pittsburgh to Richmond.

Going from Pittsburgh to Richmond by train takes over 68 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 Friday trains from Pittsburgh to Richmond 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Pittsburgh to Richmond CA

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. One train carrier operates regular service on the Pittsburgh to Richmond route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Pittsburgh to Richmond, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Pittsburgh to Richmond, 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.

One train carrier connects Pittsburgh to Richmond

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Pittsburgh to Richmond start from $210.00, and on average cost $310.18. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Pittsburgh leaves from 1100 Liberty Ave, And in Richmond trains arrive at BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave,

From Pittsburgh to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 68 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 67 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $367.09 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
2d 20h 32m
Avg. Price
$310.18

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There is one train station from which trains depart Pittsburgh on their way to Richmond. The busiest departure station in Pittsburgh serving this route is 1100 Liberty Ave.
  • 1100 Liberty Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Richmond from Pittsburgh., The busiest departure station in Pittsburgh serving this route is BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave.
  • BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave