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There are 4 ways to get from Pittsburgh to State College by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus Megabus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to State College, PA Via State College

$17 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus Fullington Trailways  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to State College, PA 710 Pittsburgh / ...

$22 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to State College 137.7 miles

$13 - $20

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Altoona (AOO) PIT - AOO
  2. Take a taxi from Altoona to State College

$168 - $303

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to State College is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to State College is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh, PA and arriving at State College, PA. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and State College is 115 miles. The road distance is 137.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to State College without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 19 min and costs $16 - $27.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Pittsburgh to State College, including transfers.

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Pittsburgh to State College bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, depart from Pittsburgh, PA station.

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The quickest flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Altoona Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Pittsburgh to State College bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, arrive at State College, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to State College is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Pittsburgh to State College.

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  • Distance: 115.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and State College, PA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Pittsburgh to State College every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Altoona
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, PA to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Altoona to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Blair Cab Inc
Phone
+1 814-944-6105
Blue & White Taxi
Phone
+1 814-941-2711

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Pittsburgh Airport to Altoona Airport.

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There are 77+ hotels available in State College. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Pittsburgh Airport is to bus which takes 39 min and costs $3.

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