There are 4 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Memphis by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Memphis (MEM) PIT - MEM

$195 - $955

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Memphis, Tn 1537

$83 - $214

2 alternative options

Train  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station City Of New Orleans

$150 - $421

Drive  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Memphis 769.4 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Memphis is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 12 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Memphis is to fly which costs $190 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Memphis. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Memphis, Tn via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pittsburgh to Memphis station. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at Memphis Central Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 8 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Memphis is 663 miles. The road distance is 769.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Memphis without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 57 min and costs $80 - $220.

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Pittsburgh to Memphis, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Memphis.
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  • Distance: 662.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Memphis, TN, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Memphis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Columbus, Oh in around 18 h 57 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
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.

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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 Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160

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