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

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Bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh 1117 / ...

$39 - $94

5 alternative options

Bus via Cincinnati, OH  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Cincinnati, OH Schedules 0010 and 0011

$39 - $82

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati 287.4 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Covington  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Covington (CVG) PIT - CVG

$144 - $804

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Dayton (DAY) PIT - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$168 - $758

Fly to Indianapolis, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Indianapolis (IND) PIT - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati

$166 - $326

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Cincinnati is 258 miles. The road distance is 287.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Cincinnati, Oh via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati via Columbus, Oh in around 5 h 47 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Pittsburgh to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Pittsburgh to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
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 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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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