There are 6 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Outer Banks by plane, car, train, 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.

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Fly to New Bern, drive  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to New Bern (EWN) PIT - EWN
  2. Drive from New Bern to Buxton

$211 - $980

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Fly to Jacksonville, drive  •  10 h 9 min

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

$166 - $738

4 alternative options

Fly to Norfolk, drive  •  7 h 40 min

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

$186 - $923

Fly to Greenville, drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Greenville (PGV) PIT - PGV
  2. Drive from Greenville to Buxton

$239 - $1,128

Fly to Raleigh/Durham, train, Amtrak Thruway, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PIT - RDU
  2. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
  4. Drive from Morehead City, NC to Cedar Island, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  6. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

Drive  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Buxton 566.5 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

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

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It takes approximately 9 h 11 min to get from Pittsburgh to Outer Banks, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Pittsburgh Airport to New Bern Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to Outer Banks is 566 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 21 min to drive from Pittsburgh to Outer Banks.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Pittsburgh Airport to New Bern Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Outer Banks. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Pittsburgh Airport is to bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Outer Banks.
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  • Distance: 419.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 11 min

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

There is no direct connection from Pittsburgh to Buxton. However, you can take the bus to Pgh Internl Airport Lower Level, take the walk to Pittsburgh airport, fly to New Bern, then take the drive to Buxton. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Pgh Internl Airport Lower Level, take the walk to Pittsburgh airport, fly to Norfolk, then take the drive to Buxton.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Greenville via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Pittsburgh to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Pittsburgh to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to New Bern via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Jacksonville via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
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 Raleigh Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
Ave. Duration
3 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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