There are 6 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Scranton by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) PIT - AVP

$362 - $608

Cheapest option

Bus via Harrisburg, Pa  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 1684
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Scranton, PA 770

$55 - $114

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to State College, PA
  2. Take the bus from State College, PA to Tannersville, PA
  3. Take the bus from Mt Pocono, Pa to Scranton, Pa 110 / ...

$58 - $84

Train, bus via Harrisburg, PA  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Scranton, PA 770

$77 - $170

Train, bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300

$85 - $220

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Scranton 285.6 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Scranton is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Scranton is to fly which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $360 - $650.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Scranton is 379 km. The road distance is 457 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Pittsburgh to Scranton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Scranton. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Scranton, PA via Harrisburg, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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

Texas Sky, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Scranton every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Scranton via Harrisburg, Pa and Harrisburg, PA in around 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Texas Sky
Website
texassky.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $300
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
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 Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Mt Pocono, Pa to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to Scranton, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Shun Feng Inc
Bus from State College, PA to Tannersville, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Mt Pocono, PA to Scranton
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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