The distance between Pittsburgh and San Francisco is approximately 2261.35 miles, or 3638.37 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 68 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 68 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.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Pittsburgh to San Francisco route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Pittsburgh to San Francisco, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Pittsburgh to San Francisco, 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 Pittsburgh to San Francisco, which start at $131.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Pittsburgh to San Francisco start from $193.00, and on average cost $249.47. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to San Francisco. Amtrak in Pittsburgh leaves from 1100 Liberty Ave, And in San Francisco trains arrive at 425 Mission St and one other train station.
From Pittsburgh to San Francisco train travel on Amtrak takes 68 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 68 hours and 6 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to San Francisco on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $241.58 for a one-way weekend reservation from Pittsburgh.