There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Pittsburgh 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 from Portland  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PWM - PIT

$163 - $570

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa

$78 - $177

5 alternative options

Bus to Boston, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BOS - PIT

$113 - $291

Bus to Augusta, fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Augusta, ME
  2. Fly from Augusta (AUG) to Pittsburgh (PIT) AUG - PIT

$124 - $470

Bus Megabus  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY to Pittsburgh, PA

$78 - $124

Bus, train  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak

$157 - $387

Drive  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Pittsburgh 678.5 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Pittsburgh is to bus and fly which costs $110 - $300 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Portland, Me and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Boston, MA - South Station and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 25 min.

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The distance between Portland and Pittsburgh is 550 miles. The road distance is 678.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 25 min and costs $75 - $180.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Portland to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Portland to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Me station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs $160 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $180 and takes 15 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 549.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Portland to Pittsburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Pittsburgh via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 15 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Augusta to Pittsburgh via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Boston to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Augusta, ME
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from New York, Ny to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com

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