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

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Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster Dr & Cumberland Dr to Harrisburg Transportation Center 081
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1683 / ...

$29 - $73

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Bus, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot to Harrisburg Transportation Center 081
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$47 - $123

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Shippensburg to Pittsburgh 173.7 miles

$17 - $25

Taxi to Altoona, fly  •  3 h 39 min

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

$174 - $260

Taxi to Hagerstown, fly  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shippensburg to Hagerstown
  2. Fly from Hagerstown (HGR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) HGR - PIT

$105 - $201

Bus to Harrisburg, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot to Harrisburg Transportation Center
  2. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MDT - PIT

$136 - $279

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shippensburg to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Lancaster Dr & Cumberland Dr and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Shippensburg and Pittsburgh is 134 miles. The road distance is 173.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Shippensburg to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Shippensburg to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Shippensburg to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by CAT Transit, depart from Lancaster Dr & Cumberland Dr station.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Shippensburg to Pittsburgh is 174 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Shippensburg to Pittsburgh.

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

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There are 178+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shippensburg to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 134.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Shippensburg to Pittsburgh via Harrisburg Transportation Center and Harrisburg, Pa in around 5 h 29 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Altoona to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Flights from Hagerstown to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
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 Harrisburg Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Once 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
Bus operators
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Lancaster Dr & Cumberland Dr to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Bus from Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot to Harrisburg Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
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cattransit.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 Harrisburg, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Other operators
Taxi from Shippensburg to Altoona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Chambersburg City Cab
Phone
+1 717-561-1538

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