There are 8 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Philadelphia  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Philadelphia (PHL) PIT - PHL

$130 - $440

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 1684 / ...

$30 - $85

6 alternative options

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Baltimore (BWI) PIT - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$132 - $408

Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Newark (EWR) PIT - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$148 - $478

Fly to Lancaster, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Lancaster (LNS) PIT - LNS
  2. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$68 - $172

Train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$55 - $160

Bus Fullington Trailways  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Monroeville, PA to Harrisburg 710 Pittsburgh
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 1612 / ...

$48 - $138

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia 307.2 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 3 h 35 min and costs $130 - $440.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia is 414 km. The road distance is 491 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia every 3 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min. Megabus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Baltimore via Dubois
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Monroeville, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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