There are 7 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Baltimore by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly Pittsburgh to Baltimore  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Baltimore (BWI) PIT - BWI

$55 - $185

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md 4440

$30 - $80

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Fly Pittsburgh to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PIT - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station

$172 - $510

Train to Johnstown, fly to Baltimore  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Johnstown Amtrak
  2. Fly from Johnstown (JST) to Baltimore (BWI) JST - BWI

$81 - $194

Fly Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PIT - IAD
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  3. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station

$82 - $435

Train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$107 - $292

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Baltimore 247.9 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Baltimore is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Baltimore is to fly which costs $55 - $190 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Baltimore Downtown, Md. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Pittsburgh to Baltimore station. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station via Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 39 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Baltimore is 197 miles. The road distance is 247.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Baltimore without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs $30 - $80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Pittsburgh to Baltimore, including transfers.

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Pittsburgh to Baltimore bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Pittsburgh, Pa station.

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Pittsburgh to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Pittsburgh Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Baltimore is to fly which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $55 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $80 and takes 6 h, you could also train, which costs $100 - $300 and takes 8 h 39 min.

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  • Distance: 197.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Southern Airways Express fly from Pittsburgh to Baltimore 5 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Pittsburgh to Baltimore hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Altoona
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Johnstown to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Johnstown Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station
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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from NEW CARROLLTON MARC nb to PENN STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80

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The quickest flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Pittsburgh to Baltimore bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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Pittsburgh to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to Baltimore is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Pittsburgh to Baltimore.

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Southwest Airlines and Southern Airways Express offer flights from Pittsburgh Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Baltimore. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Pittsburgh Airport is to bus which takes 40 min and costs $3.

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