Pittsburgh On Your Own

Amtrak’s scenic westbound Pennsylvanian route runs through Pittsburgh’s Golden Triangle, the Allegheny Mountains and the famous Horseshoe Curve. And once you arrive in Pittsburgh, the downtown Amtrak station is just a short walk from Pittsburgh’s cultural district, museums and excellent restaurants and hotels.

Note: This scenic route takes approximately 5 1/2 hours from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh.


  • Things to do near the Amtrak station in Pittsburgh from USA Today

Your Excursion Package Includes:

  • Buy one Amtrak ticket, get one 40% off
  • Take 50% off Amtrak ticket for kids ages 2 through 12
  • Doubletree by Hilton Bed and Breakfast package which includes a standard room and breakfast for each guest in the restaurant. Complimentary upgrade to a 1 bedroom suite. Complimentary transportation to and from the Amtrak Station.

Plan Your Excursion

After arriving in Pittsburgh there are several transportation options available. Be sure to download the travel information details for a fun and hassle-free trip.

Excursion Website

Travel Information

Purchase Your Amtrak® Tickets

Tickets must be purchased three days prior to travel to receive discount. You can also book hotels and car rental through Amtrak. Once you complete your ticket purchase, you'll receive an email confirmation with travel instructions.


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