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There are 7 ways to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, Megabus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$44 - $66

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Train, Megabus  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Rockville Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the Megabus from Arlington to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$70 - $161

Bus Greyhound USA, Megabus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Washington, Dc 4440
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$52 - $112

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to James Madison University 260.4 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Washington Dulles, Megabus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PIT - IAD
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington Dulles Airport to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$81 - $267

Fly to Reagan Washington, Megabus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PIT - DCA
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington Dulles Airport to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$136 - $378

Fly to Baltimore, train, Megabus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Baltimore (BWI) PIT - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$124 - $365

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to James Madison University. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, PA and arriving at Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg via Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and James Madison University is 151 miles. The road distance is 260.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University without a car is to bus and Megabus which takes 10 h 55 min and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 10 h 55 min to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University, including transfers.

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Pittsburgh to James Madison University bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Pittsburgh, PA station.

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The quickest flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Pittsburgh to James Madison University bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to James Madison University is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to drive from Pittsburgh to James Madison University.

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  • Distance: 151.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and James Madison University, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Pittsburgh to James Madison University via Washington DC and Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg in around 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
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
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
Amtrak Acela Express

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 BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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Bus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
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Bus from Arlington to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
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Bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
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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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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United Airlines offers flights from Pittsburgh Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in James Madison University. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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

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