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

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

Train  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional

$132 - $332

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh to Washington DC
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington to Christiansburg
  3. Take the bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court

$48 - $83

3 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va

$75 - $182

Drive  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Roanoke 337.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Roanoke (ROA) PIT - ROA

$214 - $1,106

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Roanoke, VA, USA?

You can take a train from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 13 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Richmond, Va in around 13 h 53 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Pittsburgh to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Christiansburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pittsburgh and Roanoke is 352 km. The road distance is 541 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Roanoke is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Roanoke is to fly which takes 6 h 8 min and costs $210 - $1,200.

No, there is no direct train from Pittsburgh to Roanoke. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at Roanoke Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 50 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Roanoke. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Roanoke, Va via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 13 h 50 min to get from Pittsburgh to Roanoke, including transfers.