There are 5 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 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 to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PIT - IAD

$68 - $242

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Washington, Dc 4440

$46 - $99

3 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PIT - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door

$122 - $354

Train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Rockville Amtrak Capitol Limited

$61 - $142

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 239.5 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to fly which costs $65 - $250 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 171 miles. The road distance is 239.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to drive from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD).

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  • Distance: 171 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA?

United Airlines flies from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 6 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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 Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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