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Recommended option

Fly from Newark  •  3 h 44 min

  1. EWR - PIT

$123 - $415

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Via State College

$18 - $57

7 alternative options

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 31 min

  1. LGA - PIT

$148 - $464

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. JFK - PIT

$149 - $453

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. PHL - PIT

$205 - $634

Train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Pennsylvanian

$65 - $180

Bus via New York, Ny  •  8 h 53 min

  1. 3286

$41 - $104

Bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. 1675 / ...

$40 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. 362.8 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

United Airlines and Air Canada fly from Newark to Pittsburgh every 2 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Newark to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Pittsburgh via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$45 - $75
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Newark, Nj to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newark and Pittsburgh is 493 km. The road distance is 581 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Pittsburgh is to bus which costs $18 - $60 and takes 9 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Newark to Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $120 - $420.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Newark to Pittsburgh, including transfers.