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Duration 12h 28m
Distance 338.9 miles
Average price $88
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Pittsburgh and Princeton Junction takes 12h 28m and the fastest train takes 8h 45m. There is at least one train per day from Pittsburgh to Princeton Junction. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
  2. Princeton Junction
8h 53m
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$54 - $126

Pittsburgh to Princeton Junction train times

Trains run once daily between Pittsburgh and Princeton Junction. The service departs Pittsburgh at 07:30 in the morning, which arrives into Princeton Junction at 16:15. All services require a transfer at Trenton Amtrak Station and take an average of 12h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Pittsburgh station to Princeton Junction. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station and arriving at Princeton Jct. via Trenton Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 53m.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Princeton Junction is 285 miles. The road distance is 338.9 miles.

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Pittsburgh to Princeton Junction train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station.

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Pittsburgh to Princeton Junction train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Trenton Amtrak Station.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Princeton Junction. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Pittsburgh and Princeton Junction?

Amtrak operates a train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Trenton Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 8h 24m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75

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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Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140

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