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Duration 14h 17m
Distance 575.3 miles
Average price $124
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Boston and Pittsburgh takes 14h 17m and the fastest train takes 12h 44m. There is at least one train per day from Boston to Pittsburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Boston South Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Pittsburgh
13h 49m
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$94 - $207

Boston to Pittsburgh train times

Trains run once daily between Boston and Pittsburgh. The service departs Boston at 07:15 in the morning, which arrives into Pittsburgh at 19:59. All services require a transfer at New York Penn Station and take an average of 14h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Pittsburgh station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 49m.

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The distance between Boston and Pittsburgh is 484 miles. The road distance is 575.3 miles.

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Boston to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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Boston to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Boston and Pittsburgh?

You can take a train from Boston to Pittsburgh via New York Penn Station in around 13h 49m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$100 - $160

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