There are 5 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Chicago by plane, train, bus or car

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What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Chicago, IL, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Pittsburgh to Chicago 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Pittsburgh to Chicago once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago Midway
Avg. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh to Chicago, IL
Avg. Duration
10 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pittsburgh to Chicago?

The distance between Pittsburgh and Chicago is 658 km. The road distance is 740 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Chicago?

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Chicago is to bus which costs $55 and takes 10 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Pittsburgh to Chicago?

The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Chicago is to fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs $240.

Is there a direct train between Pittsburgh and Chicago?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at Chicago Union Station Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 46 min.

Is there a direct bus between Pittsburgh and Chicago?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh and arriving at Chicago, IL. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

How long does it take to get from Pittsburgh to Chicago?

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Pittsburgh to Chicago, including transfers.