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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Pittsburgh to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PIT - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station

$118 - $350

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md 4440
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc 1620 / ...

$48 - $114

5 alternative options

Fly Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PIT - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  3. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station

$76 - $252

Fly Pittsburgh to Baltimore, train, subway  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Baltimore (BWI) PIT - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
  3. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station

$60 - $374

Train to Johnstown, fly to Baltimore, subway  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Johnstown Amtrak
  2. Fly from Johnstown (JST) to Baltimore (BWI) JST - BWI
  3. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station

$86 - $384

Train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Rockville Amtrak Capitol Limited

$56 - $136

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Fairfax 249.2 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Fairfax is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Fairfax is to fly and subway which costs $110 - $350 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Fairfax is 182 miles. The road distance is 249.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Pittsburgh to Fairfax, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Fairfax. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Chain Bridge Rd & University Dr via Baltimore Downtown, Md, E St Ne & Columbus Circle, F St & 11Th St and Pentagon Transit Ctr & Bus Bay L6. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Fairfax.
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  • Distance: 181.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Fairfax, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Pittsburgh to Fairfax once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 6 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Fairfax via Baltimore Downtown, Md, Washington, Dc, E St Ne & Columbus Circle, E St Nw & 11Th St Nw, F St & 11Th St, Pentagon Transit Ctr & Bus Bay U10, and Pentagon Transit Ctr & Bus Bay L6 in around 9 h 41 min.

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 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 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 BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Amtrak
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 Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22

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