There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from New York JFK  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Pittsburgh (PIT) JFK - PIT

$118 - $396

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Pittsburgh, PA

$42 - $64

5 alternative options

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LGA - PIT

$130 - $430

AirTrain, train, train to Newark, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) EWR - PIT

$146 - $442

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa 3286

$47 - $109

Train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$72 - $199

Drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh 405.7 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh is to fly which costs $110 - $400 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 44 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Pittsburgh is 328 miles. The road distance is 405.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 58 min and costs $45 - $110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 2 h 46 min and costs $110 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $110 and takes 8 h 58 min, you could also train, which costs $70 - $200 and takes 10 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 328.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and China Southern Airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Pittsburgh hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
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 New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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