There are 5 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Outer Banks by car, plane, bus or car ferry

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

Recommended option

Drive  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Buxton 566.5 miles

$55 - $80

Cheapest option

Fly to Jacksonville, drive  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Jacksonville (OAJ) PIT - OAJ
  2. Drive from Jacksonville to Buxton

$166 - $738

3 alternative options

Fly to New Bern, Amtrak Thruway, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to New Bern (EWN) PIT - EWN
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from New Bern, NC to Morehead City, NC
  3. Drive from Morehead City, NC to Cedar Island, NC
  4. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  5. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

Fly to Norfolk, drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Norfolk (ORF) PIT - ORF
  2. Drive from Norfolk to Buxton

$186 - $922

Fly to Greenville, Amtrak Thruway, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Greenville (PGV) PIT - PGV
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Greenville, NC to Morehead City, NC
  3. Drive from Morehead City, NC to Cedar Island, NC
  4. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  5. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Outer Banks is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 10 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Outer Banks is to fly and drive which costs $180 - $950 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Outer Banks is 420 miles. The road distance is 566.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 10 h 21 min to drive 566.5 miles from Pittsburgh to Buxton.

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What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Outer Banks, NC, USA?

You can drive from Pittsburgh to Buxton in around 10 h 21 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Bus operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from New Bern, NC to Morehead City, NC
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Greenville, NC to Morehead City, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Ferry operators
North Carolina Department of Transportation - NCDOT
Website
ncdot.gov
Car ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ncdot.gov
Car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ncdot.gov

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