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Duration 7h 43m
Distance 243.1 miles
Average price $55
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Washington and Pittsburgh takes 7h 43m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Washington 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.


  1. Washington Union Station
  2. Pittsburgh
7h 43m
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$40 - $65

Washington to Pittsburgh train times

Trains run once daily between Washington and Pittsburgh. The service departs Washington at 16:05 in the afternoon, which arrives into Pittsburgh at 23:48. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 7h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 43m.

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The distance between Washington and Pittsburgh is 191 miles. The road distance is 243.1 miles.

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Washington to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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

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What companies run services between Washington and Pittsburgh?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 7h 43m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65

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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+1 215-856-7924
Train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
$220 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$80 - $120

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