There are 5 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Phoenix by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Pittsburgh  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Phoenix (PHX) PIT - PHX

$165 - $905

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Train to Cleveland, fly  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  2. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Phoenix (PHX) CLE - PHX

$151 - $566

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  45 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, Az to Phoenix, Az

$305 - $901

Bus  •  46 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to St Louis, Mo 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Phoenix, Az 1353 / ...

$200 - $517

Drive  •  33 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Phoenix 2116.1 miles

$200 - $300

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Phoenix, Az via St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 48 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Phoenix is 1836 miles. The road distance is 2116.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Phoenix without a car is to train and bus which takes 45 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Pittsburgh to Phoenix, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Phoenix is to fly which takes 7 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 46 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 30 min.

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Pittsburgh to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Phoenix, Az station.

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Phoenix is 2 h behind Pittsburgh. It is currently 7:08 PM in Pittsburgh and 4:08 PM in Phoenix.

Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to Phoenix is 2116 miles. It takes approximately 33 h 20 min to drive from Pittsburgh to Phoenix.

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Phoenix.
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  • Distance: 1835.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Phoenix via St Louis, Mo in around 46 h 48 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,300
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,300
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,300
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,000
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $2,100
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 Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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 Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
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 Flagstaff, Az to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
33 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $240
Flexible
$280 - $370

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Pittsburgh Airport to Phoenix Airport.

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Book your Pittsburgh to Phoenix bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 829+ hotels available in Phoenix. Prices start at $59 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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