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

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

Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 1684

$40 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus via Cincinnati, OH  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Columbus, OH Schedules 0010 and 0011
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 1684

$39 - $83

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Cincinnati to Pittsburgh 286.8 miles

$28 - $45

Fly from Covington  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Pittsburgh (PIT) CVG - PIT

$145 - $805

Bus to Indianapolis, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Pittsburgh (PIT) IND - PIT

$167 - $327

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

You can take a bus from Cincinnati to Pittsburgh via Columbus, Oh in around 6 h 10 min. Alternatively, Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Cincinnati to Pittsburgh hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Covington to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cincinnati and Pittsburgh is 413 km. The road distance is 459 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cincinnati to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Cincinnati to Pittsburgh is to drive which takes 4 h 52 min and costs $28 - $45.

No, there is no direct bus from Cincinnati to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Cincinnati, Oh and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Cincinnati to Pittsburgh, including transfers.