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There are 8 ways to get from Toledo to Altoona by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Toledo to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Toledo to Pittsburgh
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh to Altoona

Drive

  1. Drive from Toledo to Altoona

Bus to Detroit, fly to State College, bus

  1. Take the bus from Toledo to Dearborn
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to State College (SCE)
  3. Take the bus from State College to Altoona

Train to Pittsburgh, fly to Altoona

  1. Take the train from Toledo to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Altoona (AOO)

Bus to Detroit, fly to Pittsburgh, train

  1. Take the bus from Toledo to Dearborn
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Pittsburgh (PIT)
  3. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station

Bus to Detroit, fly to Harrisburg, train

  1. Take the bus from Toledo to Dearborn
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Harrisburg (MDT)
  3. Take the train from Harrisburg to Altoona Amtrak Station

Bus to Detroit, fly to Altoona

  1. Take the bus from Toledo to Dearborn
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Altoona (AOO)

Toledo to Altoona by train

The train journey time between Toledo and Altoona is around 10h 8m and covers a distance of around 360 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 25m. The fastest train normally takes 10h 8m. Operated by Amtrak, the Toledo to Altoona train service departs from Toledo and arrives in Altoona Amtrak Station. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
7h 43m
Layover time:
2h 25m
Total time:
10h 8m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
10h 8m
Train distance:
360 miles
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$69
Carbon emissions:
30 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
23:49
Last train departs at:
23:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toledo to Altoona train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Toledo to Altoona is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Toledo to Altoona is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toledo to Altoona. However, there are services departing from Toledo and arriving at Altoona via Pittsburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Toledo to Altoona station. However, there are services departing from Toledo and arriving at Altoona Amtrak Station via Pittsburgh Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 43m.

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The distance between Toledo and Altoona is 282 miles. The road distance is 326.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Toledo to Altoona without a car is to train which takes 8h 43m and costs $65 - $110.

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It takes approximately 8h 43m to get from Toledo to Altoona, including transfers.

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Toledo to Altoona bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Toledo station.

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Toledo to Altoona train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Toledo station.

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The best way to get from Toledo to Altoona is to train which takes 8h 43m and costs $65 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 10h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Toledo to Altoona.
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  • Distance: 281.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 43m

What companies run services between Toledo, OH, USA and Altoona, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Toledo to Altoona via Pittsburgh Amtrak Station in around 8h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toledo to Altoona via Pittsburgh in around 10h 30m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to State College
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $420
Flights from Detroit to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Detroit to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $430
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Altoona
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Flights from Detroit to Altoona via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Detroit to Altoona via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Flights from Detroit to Altoona via Philadelphia, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Detroit to Altoona via Minneapolis, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Flights from Detroit to Altoona via Toronto, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Detroit to Altoona via Myrtle Beach, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Detroit to Altoona via Charlotte, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Harrisburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak

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 Toledo to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $100
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Altoona Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Harrisburg to Altoona Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toledo to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Pittsburgh to Altoona
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from State College to Altoona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Amtrak

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
Bus from Toledo to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Amtrak Thruway

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
Bus from Toledo Amtrak Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$9 - $13
Adult
$17 - $25

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to State College Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 14m.

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Toledo to Altoona bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Altoona station.

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Toledo to Altoona train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Altoona Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toledo to Altoona is 326 miles. It takes approximately 5h 41m to drive from Toledo to Altoona.

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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to State College Airport.

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