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

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Fly from Indianapolis  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Pittsburgh (PIT) IND - PIT

$180 - $330

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Bus via Cincinnati, OH  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa

$61 - $135

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Bus to Chicago Midway, fly  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MDW - PIT

$165 - $371

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Pittsburgh (PIT) ORD - PIT

$143 - $449

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa

$62 - $147

Bus, train  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il 4970
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited

$95 - $254

Drive  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Drive from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh 422.6 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh is to fly which costs $180 - $330 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Lafayette and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Cincinnati, Oh and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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The distance between West Lafayette and Pittsburgh is 366 miles. The road distance is 422.6 miles.

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The best way to get from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 25 min and costs $60 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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West Lafayette to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Lafayette station.

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The best way to get from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $180 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $150 and takes 10 h 25 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 365.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

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

OneJet flies from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh via Cincinnati, Oh and Columbus, Oh in around 10 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
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 Lafayette to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Yes, the driving distance between West Lafayette to Pittsburgh is 423 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to drive from West Lafayette to Pittsburgh.

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OneJet offers flights from Indianapolis Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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Book your West Lafayette to Pittsburgh bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 179+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from West Lafayette to Indianapolis Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $27.

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