There are 7 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Baton Rouge  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Baton Rouge (BTR) PIT - BTR

$224 - $1,029

Cheapest option

Fly to New Orleans, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to New Orleans (MSY) PIT - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$118 - $485

5 alternative options

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Lafayette (LFT) PIT - LFT
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La

$215 - $942

Bus  •  30 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Memphis, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Baton Rouge, La

$130 - $345

Train, bus  •  32 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$209 - $596

Bus, train  •  35 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$192 - $514

Drive  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge 1148.9 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Baton Rouge, La via Cleveland, Oh and Memphis, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 47 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Baton Rouge is 937 miles. The road distance is 1148.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Baton Rouge Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 6 min and has one stopover.

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Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baton Rouge, La station.

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Baton Rouge is 1 h behind Pittsburgh. It is currently 3:23 AM in Pittsburgh and 2:23 AM in Baton Rouge.

Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge is 1149 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 52 min to drive from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge.

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  • Distance: 937.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Baton Rouge, LA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge via Cleveland, Oh and Memphis, Tn in around 30 h 47 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lafayette via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lafayette via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Washington Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
26 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Pittsburgh Airport to Baton Rouge Airport.

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Book your Pittsburgh to Baton Rouge bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Baton Rouge. Prices start at $56 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 .

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