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

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Fly  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Atlanta (ATL) PIT - ATL

$106 - $326

Cheapest option

Bus via Columbus, Oh  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Atlanta, Ga

$84 - $214

4 alternative options

Bus  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Dayton Trotwood, Oh 1683
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Atlanta, Ga 1105

$85 - $221

Train, bus via Charlotte, NC  •  21 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA

$286 - $479

Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Atlanta, Ga 1051

$117 - $302

Drive  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Atlanta 688.8 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Atlanta is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Atlanta is to fly which costs $100 - $330 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Atlanta is 525 miles. The road distance is 688.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Pittsburgh to Atlanta, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Atlanta. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Atlanta, Ga via Columbus, Oh and Cincinnati, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 6 min.

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

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Pittsburgh to Atlanta bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Atlanta.
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  • Distance: 524.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Atlanta, GA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Atlanta hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Atlanta via Columbus, Oh and Cincinnati, Oh in around 16 h 6 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Washington, Dc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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