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

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

Fly  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) YUL - PIT

$100 - $243

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
  4. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa

$79 - $173

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
  3. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
  5. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa

$133 - $381

Train  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
  3. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo
  4. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  5. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak

$173 - $479

Bus via Ottawa, ON  •  23 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Dubois, PA
  4. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Pittsburgh, PA

$113 - $285

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Pittsburgh 607.3 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 10 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Pittsburgh is to fly which costs $130 - $320 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Pittsburgh is 767 km. The road distance is 971.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Montreal to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Toronto, ON, Buffalo, Ny and Erie, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreal to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Montréal and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak via Toronto, Niagara Falls Station, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Cleveland Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 25 min.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 479.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Air Canada, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Montreal to Pittsburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Pittsburgh via Toronto, ON, Buffalo, NY, Buffalo, Ny, and Erie, Pa in around 15 h 14 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Montreal to Pittsburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Pittsburgh via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Pittsburgh via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Montreal to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $29
Economy
$23 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $85
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $85
Refundable
$60 - $90
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Dubois, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com

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