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There are 5 ways to get from Syracuse to Pittsburgh by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited

$91 - $229

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Erie, Pa 4175
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 4637 / ...

$49 - $117

3 alternative options

Bus via Dubois, PA  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Dubois, PA
  3. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Pittsburgh, PA

$96 - $192

Drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Pittsburgh 362 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) SYR - PIT

$163 - $768

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The cheapest way to get from Syracuse to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Syracuse to Pittsburgh is to fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Syracuse, Ny and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Erie, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak via Cleveland Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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The distance between Syracuse and Pittsburgh is 270 miles. The road distance is 362 miles.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Pittsburgh without a car is to train which takes 9 h 49 min and costs $90 - $230.

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It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to get from Syracuse to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Syracuse to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Syracuse, Ny station.

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Syracuse to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Pittsburgh is to train which takes 9 h 49 min and costs $90 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $120 and takes 10 h, you could also fly, which costs $160 - $800 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 269.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 49 min

What companies run services between Syracuse, NY, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Cleveland Amtrak in around 9 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Erie, Pa in around 10 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Syracuse to Pittsburgh via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Dubois, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com

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There is no direct flight from Syracuse Airport to Pittsburgh Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 9 min and has one stopover.

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

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Syracuse to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsburgh Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Syracuse to Pittsburgh is 362 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to drive from Syracuse to Pittsburgh.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Syracuse Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Syracuse Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $10 - $15.

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