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There are 9 ways to get from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh by bus, train, car, plane, tram or subway

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Bus  •  8h 45m

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

8 alternative options

Bus via Gulph Mills Station - NHSL  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA Philadelphia

Train  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian

Drive  •  4h 51m

  1. Drive from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh 291.3 miles

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Norristown - Elm Street to Suburban Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PHL - PIT

Tram, train to Baltimore, fly  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the tram from Norristown Transportation Center - NHSL to 69th St Transportation Center - NHSL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BWI - PIT

Tram, train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the tram from Norristown Transportation Center - NHSL to 69th St Transportation Center - NHSL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
  3. Take the subway from 34 St-Penn Station to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  4. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LGA - PIT

Tram, train to Newark, fly  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the tram from Norristown Transportation Center - NHSL to 69th St Transportation Center - NHSL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Newark Liberty International Airport
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) EWR - PIT

Tram, train to Lancaster, fly  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the tram from Norristown Transportation Center - NHSL to 69th St Transportation Center - NHSL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Lancaster
  3. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LNS - PIT

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The cheapest way to get from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 51m.

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The distance between Norristown and University of Pittsburgh is 246 miles. The road distance is 291.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 8h 45m and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 8h 45m to get from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh is to bus which takes 8h 45m and costs $35 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $90 and takes 9h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 12m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norristown to University of Pittsburgh is 291 miles. It takes approximately 4h 51m to drive from Norristown to University of Pittsburgh.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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  • Distance: 245.6 miles
  • Duration: 8h 45m

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 6h 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 7h 17m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from New York La Guardia to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Lancaster to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh via Altoona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Premium
$220 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Seat
$90 - $130
Train from Philadelphia to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Philadelphia to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Philadelphia to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
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
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Norristown - Elm Street to Suburban Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1
Tram from Norristown Transportation Center - NHSL to 69th St Transportation Center - NHSL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $90
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
Train from Philadelphia to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$14 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$27 - $85
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$23 - $75
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$40 - $130
Business Seat - Adult
$45 - $150
First Class - Child 2-12
$70 - $130
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$130 - $230
First Class - Adult
$140 - $250
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $210
First Class - Adult
$140 - $230
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 34 St-Penn Station to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $95
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Book at
megabus.com

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