Cheap Pittsburgh to Boston train tickets

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How much are Pittsburgh to Boston train tickets?

Lowest Price$111.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Pittsburgh to Boston ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Pittsburgh to Boston 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 Boston was $175.11. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $93.27 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 Boston ? How far is Pittsburgh to Boston ?

The distance between Pittsburgh to Boston is 481.80 miles or 775.19 km. A train trip from Pittsburgh to Boston typically takes 16 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 14 hours and 9 minutes to get from Pittsburgh to Boston.

Going from Pittsburgh to Boston by train takes over 16 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 Tuesday trains from Pittsburgh to Boston 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Pittsburgh to Boston

Typically there are 7 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Pittsburgh to Boston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Pittsburgh to Boston, usually offering 7 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Pittsburgh to Boston, 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 Boston, which start at $50.00.

One train carrier connects Pittsburgh to Boston

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Pittsburgh to Boston start from $111.00, and on average cost $196.16. Daily there are 7 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Pittsburgh leaves from 1100 Liberty Ave and one other station. And in Boston trains arrive at South Station and one other train station.

From Pittsburgh to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 16 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 9 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $177.74 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

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Avg. Time
16h 46m
Avg. Price
$196.16

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Boston that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Pittsburgh serving this route is 1100 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr.
  • 1100 Liberty Ave
  • Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Boston. 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 Pittsburgh serving this route is South Station, Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St.
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St