There are 7 ways to get from Pittsburgh to New York by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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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Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PIT - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$118 - $423

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Bus Megabus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to New York, NY Via State College / ...

$35 - $100

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Fly to Newark, train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Newark (EWR) PIT - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$139 - $433

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to New York JFK (JFK) PIT - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$120 - $412

Train  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to New York Penn Station Pennsylvanian

$65 - $190

Bus OurBus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to State College, Pa 4690 / ...
  2. Take the bus from State College, PA to New York, NY State College - New York Route

$39 - $102

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to New York 374.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to New York is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to New York is to fly and train which costs $130 - $440 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh, PA and arriving at New York, NY. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and New York is 317 miles. The road distance is 374.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to New York without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $35 - $100.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Pittsburgh to New York, including transfers.

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Pittsburgh to New York bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Pittsburgh, PA station.

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Pittsburgh to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Pittsburgh Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to New York is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $35 - $100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $190 and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Pittsburgh Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Pittsburgh to New York bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New York, NY station.

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  • Distance: 317.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

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

Megabus operates a bus from Pittsburgh to New York 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min. Greyhound USA also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Pittsburgh to New York once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $190 and the journey takes 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, PA to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from State College, PA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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