There are 6 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Ithaca by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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

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Bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 212
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$56 - $137

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$96 - $236

Drive  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Ithaca 318.3 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Ithaca (ITH) PIT - ITH

$258 - $1,322

Fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) PIT - ELM
  2. Take a taxi from Elmira/Corning to Ithaca

$248 - $998

Fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) PIT - AVP
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny

$126 - $580

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Ithaca is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Ithaca is to fly which costs $250 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Ithaca is 229 miles. The road distance is 318.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 51 min to get from Pittsburgh to Ithaca, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Ithaca, Ny via Erie, Pa and Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 51 min.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Ithaca is to bus which takes 9 h 51 min and costs $55 - $140. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $250 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Ithaca.
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  • Distance: 229.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 51 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Erie, Pa and Buffalo, Ny in around 9 h 51 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Ithaca hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Pittsburgh to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Regional Sky
Website
regionalsky.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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