There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Pittsburgh by subway, plane, train, bus or car

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Subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LGA - PIT

$138 - $273

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Bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa 1683 / ...

$29 - $70

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Subway, train to Newark, fly  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) EWR - PIT

$161 - $628

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Pittsburgh (PIT) JFK - PIT

$104 - $342

Train  •  10h 16m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian

$58 - $83

Drive  •  6h 30m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Pittsburgh 378.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Pittsburgh is to bus which costs $29 - $70 and takes 10h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Pittsburgh is to subway and fly which costs $130 - $280 and takes 3h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Pittsburgh station. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 16m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Pittsburgh is 319 miles. The road distance is 378.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 10h 10m and costs $29 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Manhattan to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Manhattan to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Pittsburgh is to bus which takes 10h 10m and costs $29 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 318.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 56m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 10h 10m. Megabus also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 9h 7m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$100 - $160
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 New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York 7th Ave and 27th St to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $60
Book at
megabus.com

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Manhattan to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Pittsburgh is 378 miles. It takes approximately 6h 30m to drive from Manhattan to Pittsburgh.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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Book your Manhattan to Pittsburgh bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 217+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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