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There are 8 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Frederick by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus  •  4h 50m

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

$28 - $70

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Train  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Rockville Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from ROCKVILLE MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb Marc

$55 - $134

Drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Frederick 202.6 miles

$19 - $29

Fly to Baltimore, bus  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Baltimore (BWI) PIT - BWI
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Airport to Frederick Bayrunner Office

$83 - $253

Fly to Hagerstown, bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Hagerstown (HGR) PIT - HGR
  2. Take the bus from Hagerstown Bayrunner, MD to Frederick Transit Center

$112 - $259

Fly to Reagan Washington, subway, bus  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PIT - DCA
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  3. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station

$119 - $357

Fly to Altoona, drive  •  4h 37m

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Altoona (AOO) PIT - AOO
  2. Drive from Altoona to Frederick

$68 - $169

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, bus  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PIT - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  4. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station

$80 - $264

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Frederick is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Frederick is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Frederick, Md. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Pittsburgh station to Frederick. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station and arriving at FREDERICK MARC wb via ROCKVILLE MARC wb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 6m.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Frederick is 155 miles. The road distance is 202.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Frederick without a car is to bus which takes 4h 50m and costs $28 - $70.

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The bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Frederick, Md takes 4h 50m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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Pittsburgh to Frederick train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Frederick is to bus which takes 4h 50m and costs $28 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $140 and takes 9h 6m.

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Frederick.
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  • Distance: 155.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 50m

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Pittsburgh to Frederick 3 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 4h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pittsburgh to Frederick via Rockville Amtrak and ROCKVILLE MARC wb in around 9h 6m.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Hagerstown
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Pittsburgh to Altoona
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Johnstown
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $190
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from ROCKVILLE MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Frederick, Md
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Baltimore Airport to Frederick Bayrunner Office
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Hagerstown Bayrunner, MD to Frederick Transit Center
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
BayRunner Shuttle
Website
bayrunnershuttle.com
Bus from Baltimore Airport to Frederick Bayrunner Office
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32 - $38
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Bus from Hagerstown Bayrunner, MD to Frederick Transit Center
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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The quickest flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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

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Pittsburgh to Frederick train services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at FREDERICK MARC wb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to Frederick is 203 miles. It takes approximately 3h 28m to drive from Pittsburgh to Frederick.

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

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Book your Pittsburgh to Frederick bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Frederick. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Pittsburgh Airport is to bus which takes 39m and costs $3.

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