There are 9 ways to get from Albany 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Albany  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Pittsburgh (PIT) ALB - PIT

$174 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4051 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa 3286

$60 - $146

7 alternative options

Train to Newark, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) EWR - PIT

$174 - $511

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LGA - PIT

$153 - $503

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BDL - PIT

$138 - $370

Bus to Boston, fly  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BOS - PIT

$118 - $335

Bus Megabus  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany - NYC
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Pittsburgh, PA

$63 - $99

Train  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$100 - $268

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Pittsburgh 463.3 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Pittsburgh is to fly which costs $170 - $260 and takes 6 h 4 min.

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The distance between Albany and Pittsburgh is 359 miles. The road distance is 463.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Albany to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Pittsburgh Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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  • Distance: 359 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany to Pittsburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Pittsburgh via New York, Ny in around 11 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Hartford to Pittsburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Albany to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Hartford to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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