There are 8 ways to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University by bus, car, train or plane

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Recommended option

Bus Megabus, drive  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va
  3. Drive from Amtrak Charlottesville, Va to James Madison University

$44 - $93

7 alternative options

Train, drive  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  3. Drive from Charlottesville Amtrak to James Madison University

$87 - $211

Bus, drive  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va
  3. Drive from Amtrak Charlottesville, Va to James Madison University

$58 - $136

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to James Madison University 260.4 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Morgantown, drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Morgantown (MGW) PIT - MGW
  2. Drive from Morgantown to James Madison University

$52 - $122

Fly to Washington Dulles, drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PIT - IAD
  2. Drive from Charlottesville to James Madison University

$74 - $252

Fly to Johnstown, drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Johnstown (JST) PIT - JST
  2. Drive from Johnstown to James Madison University

$60 - $150

Fly to Reagan Washington, train, drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PIT - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  3. Drive from Charlottesville Amtrak to James Madison University

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

There is no direct connection from Pittsburgh to James Madison University. However, you can take the bus to Washington DC, take the walk to Washington, Dc, take the bus to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va, then take the drive to James Madison University. Alternatively, you can take the train to Washington Union Station Amtrak, take the train to Charlottesville Amtrak, then take the drive to James Madison University.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Morgantown
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Flights from Pittsburgh to Johnstown
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $120
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
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 Amtrak Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pittsburgh to James Madison University?

The distance between Pittsburgh and James Madison University is 242 km. The road distance is 417 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University?

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

How long does it take to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University?

It takes approximately 11 h 37 min to get from Pittsburgh to James Madison University, including transfers.