There are 7 ways to get from Carlisle to Pittsburgh by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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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Bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1683 / ...

$29 - $73

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Train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$47 - $123

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Pittsburgh 190.9 miles

$18 - $27

Bus to Harrisburg, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover St & High St to Market Square Transfer Center
  2. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MDT - PIT

$136 - $279

Line 081 bus, taxi to Hagerstown, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 081 bus from Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot to Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot
  2. Take a taxi from Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot to Hagerstown
  3. Fly from Hagerstown (HGR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) HGR - PIT

$110 - $211

Bus, train to Lancaster, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover St & High St to Market Square Transfer Center
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
  3. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LNS - PIT

$67 - $165

Bus, bus to Altoona, fly  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover St & High St to Market Square Transfer Center
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Rs Sideling Hill, Pa
  3. Fly from Altoona (AOO) to Pittsburgh (PIT) AOO - PIT

$141 - $246

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Hanover St & High St and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Pittsburgh is 150 miles. The road distance is 190.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Carlisle to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Carlisle to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Harrisburg, Pa station.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Pittsburgh is to bus which takes 5 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Harrisburg Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Pittsburgh is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Carlisle to Pittsburgh.

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Southern Airways Express, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Harrisburg Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 149.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Carlisle, PA, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Carlisle to Pittsburgh every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Carlisle to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 23 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Hagerstown to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Flights from Lancaster to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Flights from Altoona to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $90
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
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 Harrisburg Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $300
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 Harrisburg, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Rs Sideling Hill, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Hanover St & High St to Market Square Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Bus from Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot to Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot to Hagerstown
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Chambersburg City Cab
Phone
+1 717-561-1538

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