There are 7 ways to get from Tampa to Pittsburgh by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Tampa, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) TPA - PIT

$115 - $955

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Bus to St. Petersburg, fly  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa Amtrak to St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak
  2. Fly from St. Petersburg (PIE) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PIE - PIT

$85 - $325

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Train to Orlando, fly  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MCO - PIT

$135 - $965

Bus La Cubana  •  26 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Arlington, VA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA

$160 - $209

Train  •  29 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Washington Union Station Silver Star
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited

$187 - $533

Bus Greyhound USA  •  31 h

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Washington, Dc 1002
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa 4407 / ...

$124 - $306

Drive  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Pittsburgh 1031.4 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Tampa to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Tampa Amtrak and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak via Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 54 min.

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The distance between Tampa and Pittsburgh is 880 miles. The road distance is 1031.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Tampa to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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Tampa to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tampa, Fl station.

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

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The best way to get from Tampa to Pittsburgh is to bus which takes 26 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 29 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 879.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Tampa to Pittsburgh via Arlington, VA, S Four Mile Run Dr & #4077, Ballston Station & Bus Bay F, Ballston Metro, METRO CENTER station, UNION STATION station, and Washington DC in around 26 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tampa to Pittsburgh via Washington Union Station in around 29 h 54 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Tampa to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Tampa to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Orlando to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Orlando to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Orlando to Pittsburgh via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Orlando to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Orlando to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Orlando to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Marion Transit Parking Lot to TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
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
Bus from Tampa Amtrak to St Petersburg-Clearwater Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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 Tampa, Fl to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
23 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $85

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Pittsburgh is 1031 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 22 min to drive from Tampa to Pittsburgh.

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Spirit Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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