There are 5 ways to get from Atlanta to Pittsburgh by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) ATL - PIT

$106 - $326

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa

$88 - $215

3 alternative options

Bus Megabus  •  22 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta GA to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA

$90 - $118

Bus, train  •  22 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Toledo, Oh 1192
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited

$116 - $295

Drive  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Pittsburgh 688.9 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Cincinnati, Oh and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 25 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Pittsburgh is 525 miles. The road distance is 688.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Atlanta to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 3 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 34 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Pittsburgh is 689 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 39 min to drive from Atlanta to Pittsburgh.

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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  • Distance: 524.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Atlanta to Pittsburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Pittsburgh via Cincinnati, Oh and Columbus, Oh in around 17 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to Washington
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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megabus.com

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