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There are 4 ways to get from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station

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Bus via Fifth Ave At Ross St

  1. Take the bus from Columbus to Pittsburgh

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Drive

  1. Drive from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh

Fly

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Pittsburgh (PIT)

Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh by walk and bus

The journey time between Ohio State University and University of Pittsburgh is around 8h 10m and covers a distance of around 192 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 8m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 56m. Services are operated by COTA, Amtrak and Port Authority of Allegheny County. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 1m
Layover time:
4h 8m
Total time:
8h 10m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 56m
Journey distance:
192 miles
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
21:37
Last service departs at:
21:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh walk and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh is to drive. Taking this option will cost $18 - $27 and takes 3h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave and arriving at Centre Ave Opp Bryn Mawr Rd via Columbus, OH and Bedford Ave At Logan St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Ohio State University and University of Pittsburgh is 166 miles. The road distance is 191 miles.

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The best way to get from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 5h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Columbus, OH station.

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The best way to get from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh is to bus which takes 5h 22m and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $85 - $310 and takes 5h 49m.

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There is no direct flight from Columbus Airport to Pittsburgh Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 8m and has one stopover.

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Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 165.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 22m

What companies run services between Ohio State University, Franklin County, OH, USA and University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from Columbus, OH to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station 3 times a week, and the journey takes 3h 25m. Alternatively, Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $350
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $410
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $390
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Columbus to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Bus 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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
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 Columbus to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65

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Yes, the driving distance between Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3h 20m to drive from Ohio State University to University of Pittsburgh.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Columbus Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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