Trains from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA

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Train Philadelphia to Pittsburgh: Trip Overview

Train Philadelphia to Pittsburgh: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$124
Average train trip duration10h 47m
Number of daily trains3
Earliest train departure12:31 PM
Distance256 miles (412 km)
Latest train departure3:45 PM
Please note, this information is subject to change.
Train Companies

Train Companies

US train company: Brightline

Philadelphia to Pittsburgh Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains3
Earliest and Latest Train Departures12:31PM - 3:45PM
Minimum Price$60
Average Ticket Price$124
Minimum Trip Duration7h23m
Average Train Trip Duration10h47m
Distance256 miles (412 km)
Train Companies on This RouteAmtrak
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Philadelphia - Pittsburgh

The average train ticket price from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh is $124. The best way to find train tickets from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh is around 10h 47m, although the fastest train will take about 7h 23m. This is the time it takes to travel the 257 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 3. Some trains are direct while others have layovers. Simplify your train trip from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh by comparing and selecting the train that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, you can travel comfortably and safely with Amtrak.

Find cheapest prices for trains

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh was searched and found on Feb 19, 2024 with a price of $60

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your train tickets from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $60 to $203 for a train ticket from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $60 which is on 2024-02-22.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Do you like to go fast? With high-speed trains going faster than 300 km/h on certain routes, the time will fly by. Taking a train between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh is also a great way to travel to arrive in the city centre and save more time for your stay in Pittsburgh.

Regional train? High-speed train? Whichever train to Pittsburgh you take, you’ll help reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint of your trip. As you watch the landscapes unfold before your eyes, you can tell yourself that with this choice, you are making sure they remain protected.

The train emits up to 30x less CO2 for a trip between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh compared to the same trip made by plane or car. A truly ecological mode of transport that will allow you to easily reduce your carbon footprint.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized train travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh.

Did you know?

The first high-speed train line was inaugurated in 1964, in Japan, to connect Tokyo with Osaka. It was during the Olympics that the first passengers traveled aboard the Shinkansen at a speed of 210 km / h.

Japanese trains are always on time, it is extremely infrequent to see breakdowns during peak periods. In the event of a delay of more than 5 minutes, the crew will personally apologize to each passenger.

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

Will you be returning to Philadelphia by train?

Train from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia

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