Cheap Wilkes-Barre to Altoona  train tickets


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How much are Wilkes-Barre to Altoona train tickets?

Lowest Price$97.00
Fastest9h 39m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Wilkes-Barre to Altoona ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Wilkes-Barre to Altoona 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 Wilkes-Barre to Altoona was $97.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 0 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 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 Wilkes-Barre to Altoona ? How far is Wilkes-Barre to Altoona ?

The distance between Wilkes-Barre to Altoona is 140.66 miles or 226.31 km. A train trip from Wilkes-Barre to Altoona typically takes 9 hours and 39 minutes. If you are looking to get to Altoona faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 9 hours and 39 minutes to get from Wilkes-Barre to Altoona.

Going from Wilkes-Barre to Altoona by train takes over 9 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 Wilkes-Barre to Altoona 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 Wilkes-Barre to Altoona

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Wilkes-Barre to Altoona route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Wilkes-Barre to Altoona, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Wilkes-Barre to Altoona, 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 Wilkes-Barre to Altoona


Amtrak train tickets from Wilkes-Barre to Altoona start from $97.00, and on average cost $97.00. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Altoona. Amtrak in Wilkes-Barre leaves from Intermodal Transp Ctr, And in Altoona trains arrive at 1231 11th Ave,

From Wilkes-Barre to Altoona train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 39 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Wilkes-Barre on their way to Altoona. The busiest departure station in Wilkes-Barre serving this route is Intermodal Transp Ctr.
  • Intermodal Transp Ctr
There is one train station where trains arrive in Altoona from Wilkes-Barre., The busiest departure station in Wilkes-Barre serving this route is 1231 11th Ave.
  • 1231 11th Ave