There are 9 ways to get from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train, bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from GAITHERSBURG MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb Marc
  2. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa 4411 / ...

$30 - $67

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Train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited

$52 - $133

Bus  •  8 h 47 min

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

$32 - $49

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh 222.1 miles

$21 - $35

Bus to Baltimore, fly to Pittsburgh  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BWI - PIT

$55 - $188

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Pittsburgh  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) DCA - PIT

$118 - $352

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Pittsburgh  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Pittsburgh (PIT) IAD - PIT

$79 - $259

Bus to Hagerstown, fly to Pittsburgh  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Hagerstown & Mva P&R
  2. Fly from Hagerstown (HGR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) HGR - PIT

$68 - $160

Bus to Baltimore, fly to Johnstown, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Johnstown (JST) BWI - JST
  3. Take the train from Johnstown Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak

$116 - $281

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The cheapest way to get from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Gaithersburg and Pittsburgh is 174 miles. The road distance is 222.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 24 min and costs $29 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh is to train which takes 8 h 23 min and costs $50 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh is 222 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to drive from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh.

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Southern Airways Express and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Baltimore Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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There are 179+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 174.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

What companies run services between Gaithersburg, MD, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 7 h 19 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Gaithersburg to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Hagerstown to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Flights from Baltimore to Johnstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GAITHERSBURG MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 Rockville Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Johnstown Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Hagerstown & Mva P&R
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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