There are 6 ways to get from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Pittsburgh (PIT) AVP - PIT

$310 - $480

Cheapest option

Bus via State College, PA  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to State College, PA 815 Wilkes-Barre
  2. Take the bus from State College, PA to Pittsburgh, PA via State College

$48 - $82

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Harrisburg, PA 771
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 1683 / ...

$55 - $123

Bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to State College, PA 815 Wilkes-Barre
  2. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa 4691 / ...

$53 - $120

Bus, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Harrisburg, PA 771
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Pennsylvanian

$73 - $173

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh 267 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh is to fly which takes 2 h 50 min and costs $310 - $480.

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The distance between Wilkes-Barre and Pittsburgh is 357 km. The road distance is 427 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from Wilkes-Barre, PA and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Texas Sky and American Airlines fly from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh via Harrisburg, PA and Harrisburg, Pa in around 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
Texas Sky
Website
texassky.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Harrisburg, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from State College, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Greyhound USA
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from State College, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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