There are 9 ways to get from West Chester to Pittsburgh by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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

Train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Paoli Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$58 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Pittsburgh, PA

$32 - $54

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1685 / ...

$36 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from West Chester to Pittsburgh 282.8 miles

$27 - $40

Line 104 bus, subway to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
  2. Take the subway from 69th St Transportation Center - MFL EB to 30th St Station - MFL
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Pittsburgh (PIT) PHL - PIT

$138 - $450

Line 92 bus, train to Lancaster, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 92 bus from High St & Chestnut St to Lancaster Av & Valley Rd
  2. Take the train from Paoli Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
  3. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LNS - PIT

$70 - $170

Line 104 bus, train to Baltimore, fly  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BWI - PIT

$140 - $418

Line 104 bus, train to Newark, fly  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pittsburgh (PIT) EWR - PIT

$156 - $488

Line 92 bus, train to Harrisburg, fly  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 92 bus from High St & Chestnut St to Lancaster Av & Valley Rd
  2. Take the train from Paoli Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
  3. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MDT - PIT

$164 - $338

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from West Chester to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Chester to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Chester to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from High St & Chestnut St and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Plaza at King of Prussia and Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 33 min.

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The distance between West Chester and Pittsburgh is 235 miles. The road distance is 282.8 miles.

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The best way to get from West Chester to Pittsburgh without a car is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs $55 - $160.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from West Chester to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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West Chester to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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The best way to get from West Chester to Pittsburgh is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs $55 - $160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $95 and takes 8 h 33 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between West Chester to Pittsburgh is 283 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to drive from West Chester to Pittsburgh.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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  • Distance: 235.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between West Chester, PA, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from West Chester to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 47 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from West Chester to Pittsburgh hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Lancaster to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Harrisburg to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $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 Paoli Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once 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 Paoli Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Paoli Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Subway from 69th St Transportation Center - MFL EB to 30th St Station - MFL
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
septa.org
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 Philadelphia, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org
Bus from High St & Chestnut St to Lancaster Av & Valley Rd
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org

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