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There are 6 ways to get from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Lancaster

  1. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Pittsburgh (PIT)

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Train

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station

Train to Philadelphia, fly

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pittsburgh (PIT)

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Harrisburg
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh

Train, bus via Monroeville, PA

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Harrisburg
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Monroeville, PA

Drive

  1. Drive from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh

Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Lancaster and University of Pittsburgh is around 6h 25m and covers a distance of around 295 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 24m. Services are operated by Amtrak and Port Authority of Allegheny County. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 20m
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
6h 25m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 24m
Journey distance:
295 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$46
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
13:52
Last service departs at:
13:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh train, walk and bus schedules

Lancaster → University of Pittsburgh
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in University of Pittsburgh is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in University of Pittsburgh is recommended.

The social distance requirement in University of Pittsburgh is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 2h 49m and costs $45 - $140.

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The distance between Lancaster and University of Pittsburgh is 196 miles. The road distance is 238.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh without a car is to train which takes 6h 36m and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 2h 49m and costs $45 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $65 and takes 6h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Lancaster Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh is 238 miles. It takes approximately 4h 5m to drive from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh.

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Lancaster Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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Map of how to get from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 195.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 49m

What companies run services between Lancaster, PA, USA and University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Southern Airways Express flies from Lancaster to University of Pittsburgh twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Lancaster to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 6h 7m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Lancaster to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lancaster to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from Lancaster to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Lancaster to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
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 to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $80
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com
Senior 65+
$45 - $85
Youth 2-16
$45 - $85
Adult
$50 - $95
Bus from Harrisburg to Monroeville, PA
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Senior 65+
$45 - $85
Youth 2-16
$45 - $85
Adult
$50 - $90

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The best way to get from Lancaster to Lancaster Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $18 - $22.

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