Welcome to Pittsburgh! What do you want to do first? Not sure yet? Well what about plans for tomorrow? …Well you still have time to decide… Where are you staying? You haven't booked a hotel yet?!?!
There are many ways to get around Pittsburgh... car, bus, taxi, bike, pedicab, boat or your own two feet!
We have the tips and information you need to get around town. Pittsburgh is featured on Google Transit. This partnership with the Port Authority of Allegheny County allows visitors to search for public transportation routes using interactive Google Maps technology. Port Authority of Allegheny County is the public transit agency for the Greater Pittsburgh area, providing bus, light rail, incline and paratransit service to thousands of riders daily.
Flying? You're going to love Pittsburgh International Airport. PIT, in airport parlance, is a growing world-class facility that serves more than 8 million passengers annually and offers flights to more than 50 nonstop destinations on multiple carriers.
Pittsburgh is located in Southwestern Pennsylvania, where the the Ohio, Allegheny, and Monongahela Rivers meet. Pittsburgh is about 45 miles west from the Ohio border and about 300 miles east of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Pittsburgh is within 500 miles of more than half the U.S. population and less than a 90-minute flight from 50% of North America's population. It's under 6 hours by car or train to 9 states, D.C. and Canada:
|City||Distance||Flight Time||Drive Time|
|Erie||126 miles||40 minutes||2.5 hours|
|Cleveland||129 miles||40 minutes||2.5 hours|
|Baltimore||218 miles||1 hour||4.5 hours|
|Washington, DC||221 miles||1 hour||5 hours|
|Cincinnati||295 miles||1 hour||6 hours|
|Philadelphia||295 miles||1 hour||6 hours|
|Toronto||324 miles||1.25 hours||6 hours|
|New York||368 miles||1.25 hours||7 hours|
|Chicago||452 miles||80 minutes||8 hours|
|Boston||593 miles||1.5 hours||10 hours|
|St. Paul||849 miles||2.25 hours||15 hours|
|Omaha||891 miles||2.5 hours||16 hours|
|Miami||1168 miles||3 hours||21 hours|
|Dallas||1228 miles||3 hours||23 hours|
|Seattle||2006 miles||5 hours||44 hours|
|Phoenix||2118 miles||4.5 hours||40 hours|
|Los Angeles||2445 miles||5 hours||48 hours|
|San Francisco||2587 miles||5.5 hours||50 hours|
Pittsburgh is within 500 miles of more than half the U.S. population and less than a 90-minute flight from 50% of North America’s population.
If you are coming to Pittsburgh, PA by car find out the quickest and most efficient routes to enter the city here.
Downtown Pittsburgh is a compact 50-acre area bordered by Grant Street to the east, Penn Avenue to the north and the Boulevard of the Allies to the south.
Check out these tips and tricks from the Port Authority of Allegheny County about using public transportation in Pittsburgh, PA.
Find local transportation options in Pittsburgh, including limos and taxis.
Browse through these listings for shuttles and taxi services to find the best way to get around Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh has been named one of the best places in the world to visit, over and over again.
Welcome to Pittsburgh, a city known for its culinary creations!
The beautiful and mighty city of Pittsburgh offers so many options when it comes to hotels, resorts and accommodations.