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There are 8 ways to get from Rockville to Pittsburgh by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  7 h 19 min

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

$50 - $130

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Bus Megabus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA

$30 - $45

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa 4407 / ...

$31 - $79

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Rockville to Pittsburgh 227.2 miles

$22 - $35

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) DCA - PIT

$118 - $351

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Pittsburgh (PIT) IAD - PIT

$79 - $258

Bus to Baltimore, fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BWI - PIT

$56 - $191

Bus to Hagerstown, fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Hagerstown & Mva P&R
  2. Fly from Hagerstown (HGR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) HGR - PIT

$69 - $163

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The cheapest way to get from Rockville to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rockville to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rockville to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from N Washington St & Middle Ln and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via SHADY GROVE & station and Frederick, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rockville Amtrak and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

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The distance between Rockville and Pittsburgh is 179 miles. The road distance is 227.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Rockville to Pittsburgh without a car is to train which takes 7 h 19 min and costs $50 - $130.

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The train from Rockville Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station takes 7 h 19 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Rockville to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Frederick, Md station.

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Rockville to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Rockville Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Rockville to Pittsburgh is to train which takes 7 h 19 min and costs $50 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $80 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Rockville to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 178.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

What companies run services between Rockville, MD, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Rockville to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 7 h 19 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Rockville to Pittsburgh 5 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Hagerstown to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
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 Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Hagerstown & Mva P&R
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Rockville to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Pittsburgh, Pa station.

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Rockville to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsburgh Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rockville to Pittsburgh is 227 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to drive from Rockville to Pittsburgh.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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