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There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Pittsburgh by bus or car

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Bus  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Athens, OH - Ohio U. to Columbus, OH 0005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 1684

$30 - $75

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Bus via Athens  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Columbus, OH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 1684

$33 - $78

Drive  •  3h 29m

  1. Drive from Athens to Pittsburgh 182 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Athens, OH - Ohio U. and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 15m.

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The distance between Athens and Pittsburgh is 136 miles. The road distance is 182 miles.

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The best way to get from Athens to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 6h 15m and costs $29 - $75.

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It takes approximately 6h 15m to get from Athens to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Athens to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Lakefront Lines, depart from Athens, OH - Ohio U. station.

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Athens to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Pittsburgh, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Pittsburgh is 182 miles. It takes approximately 3h 29m to drive from Athens to Pittsburgh.

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There are 183+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 136.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 15m

What companies run services between Athens, OH, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Athens to Pittsburgh via Columbus, OH and Columbus, Oh in around 6h 15m.

Bus operators
Lakefront Lines
Website
webstore.lakefrontlines.com
Bus from Athens, OH - Ohio U. to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
lakefrontlines.com
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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