Cheap Pittsburgh to Harrisburg train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg 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 Harrisburg was $61.59. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $1.68 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 Harrisburg ? How far is Pittsburgh to Harrisburg ?

The distance between Pittsburgh to Harrisburg is 164.19 miles or 264.18 km. A train trip from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg typically takes 6 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Harrisburg faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Pennsylvanian. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 20 minutes to get from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg.

Going from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg by train takes over 6 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 Wednesday trains from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Pittsburgh to Harrisburg

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Harrisburg. On the route to Harrisburg 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Pittsburgh to Harrisburg, usually offering 3 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Harrisburg with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg, which start at $10.00.

Pittsburgh to Harrisburg is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg start from $53.00, and on average cost $67.91. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Harrisburg. Amtrak in Pittsburgh leaves from 1100 Liberty Ave and one other station. And in Harrisburg trains arrive at Harrisburg Transp Ctr,

From Pittsburgh to Harrisburg train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to Harrisburg faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $67.85 for a one-way train ticket to Harrisburg.

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Avg. Time
6h 56m
Avg. Price
$67.91

Amtrak Pennsylvanian

Amtrak Pennsylvanian train tickets from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg start from $42.00, and on average cost $48.52. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Pennsylvanian schedules to Harrisburg. Amtrak Pennsylvanian in Pittsburgh leaves from 1100 Liberty Ave, And in Harrisburg trains arrive at Harrisburg Transp Ctr,

From Pittsburgh to Harrisburg train travel on Amtrak Pennsylvanian takes 5 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Harrisburg faster, Amtrak Pennsylvanian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 20 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Harrisburg on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Pennsylvanian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $49.56 for a one-way weekend reservation from Pittsburgh.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 23m
Avg. Price
$48.52

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Harrisburg 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 is one train station where trains arrive in Harrisburg from Pittsburgh., The busiest departure station in Pittsburgh serving this route is Harrisburg Transp Ctr.
  • Harrisburg Transp Ctr