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There are 5 ways to get from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Detroit  •  2h 28m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Pittsburgh (PIT) DTW - PIT

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Bus  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Detroit to Pittsburgh "Greyhound"

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Fly from Lansing  •  4h 34m

  1. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LAN - PIT

Bus, train  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Detroit to Toledo "Greyhound"
  2. Take the train from Toledo to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station Capitol Limited

Drive  •  4h 50m

  1. Drive from Detroit to University of Pittsburgh 289.6 miles

Michigan to University of Pittsburgh by bus, train and walk

The journey time between Michigan and University of Pittsburgh is around 8h 57m and covers a distance of around 308 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 23m. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 52m. Operated by Greyhound USA, Amtrak and Port Authority of Allegheny County, the Michigan to University of Pittsburgh service departs from Detroit and arrives in University of Pittsburgh. Typically six 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 34m
Layover time:
2h 23m
Total time:
8h 57m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
8h 52m
Journey distance:
308 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$56
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
20:40
Last service departs at:
20:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Michigan to University of Pittsburgh bus, train and walk schedules

Michigan → 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: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 2h 28m and costs $100 - $270.

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No, there is no direct bus from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Detroit and arriving at Fifth Ave Opp Tennyson Ave via Fifth Ave At Ross St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 4m.

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The distance between Michigan and University of Pittsburgh is 329 miles. The road distance is 289.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh without a car is to bus and train which takes 8h 4m and costs $55 - $85.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Michigan to University of Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Detroit station.

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The best way to get from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 2h 28m and costs $100 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 8h 4m.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 2m.

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Michigan to University of Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Pittsburgh station.

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Map of how to get from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 329 miles
  • Duration: 2h 28m

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

Delta flies from Livonia to University of Pittsburgh 5 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Detroit to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 7h 35m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Lansing to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $370
Flights from Lansing to Pittsburgh via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $480
Flights from Lansing to Pittsburgh via Detroit, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lansing to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Lansing to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lansing to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $100
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 Detroit to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Detroit to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90

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Yes, the driving distance between Michigan to University of Pittsburgh is 290 miles. It takes approximately 4h 50m to drive from Michigan to University of Pittsburgh.

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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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There are 142+ hotels available in University of Pittsburgh. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Michigan to Detroit Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $40 - $50.

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