There are 8 ways to get from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1685 / ...

$37 - $84

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA via State College

$18 - $46

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$62 - $154

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh 306.5 miles

$30 - $45

Fly from Philadelphia  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PHL - PIT

$130 - $440

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BWI - PIT

$136 - $405

Train to Lancaster, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
  2. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LNS - PIT

$69 - $169

Train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) EWR - PIT

$149 - $476

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh is to bus which costs $18 - $50 and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh is to fly which costs $130 - $440 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and University of Pittsburgh is 256 miles. The road distance is 306.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Forbes Ave At Bigelow Blvd via Fifth Ave At Ross St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to University of Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $160 and the journey takes 7 h 17 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Lancaster to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
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 Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85

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