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There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Pittsfield by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Pittsfield Amtrak Station

$93 - $278

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Bus via Washington DC  •  9h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Midtown NYC FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Intermodal Transportation Center, Pittsfield, MA Peter Pan

$43 - $61

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Bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Intermodal Transportation Center, Pittsfield, MA Peter Pan

$56 - $80

Drive  •  6h 56m

  1. Drive from Washington to Pittsfield 372.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Reagan Washington to Albany, bus  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Albany (ALB) DCA - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma

$81 - $402

Train to Baltimore, fly to Albany, bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Albany (ALB) BWI - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma

$111 - $400

Fly Washington Dulles to Albany, bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Albany (ALB) IAD - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma

$160 - $626

Fly Reagan Washington to Hartford, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Hartford (BDL) DCA - BDL
  2. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Pittsfield Amtrak Station

$110 - $442

Fly Washington Dulles to Hartford, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Hartford (BDL) IAD - BDL
  2. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Pittsfield Amtrak Station

$184 - $656

Train to Baltimore, fly to Hartford, train  •  8h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hartford (BDL) BWI - BDL
  3. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Pittsfield Amtrak Station

$135 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Pittsfield is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Pittsfield is to fly and bus which costs $80 - $410 and takes 6h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Pittsfield. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Intermodal Transportation Center, Pittsfield, MA via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Pittsfield station. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Pittsfield Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 18m.

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The distance between Washington and Pittsfield is 318 miles. The road distance is 372.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Pittsfield without a car is to train which takes 8h 18m and costs $90 - $280.

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It takes approximately 8h 18m to get from Washington to Pittsfield, including transfers.

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Washington to Pittsfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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

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The best way to get from Washington to Pittsfield is to train which takes 8h 18m and costs $90 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $80 and takes 9h 24m.

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  • Distance: 317.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 18m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Pittsfield, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Washington to Pittsfield via New York Penn Station and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station in around 8h 18m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Pittsfield via New York, Ny and Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY in around 9h 24m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Baltimore to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Pittsfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Pittsfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Intermodal Transportation Center, Pittsfield, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Midtown NYC
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 21m.

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Washington to Pittsfield bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Intermodal Transportation Center, Pittsfield, MA station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Pittsfield is 373 miles. It takes approximately 6h 56m to drive from Washington to Pittsfield.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Pittsfield. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $2 - $3.

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