Pittsburgh Airport

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.

With more than eight million passengers annually, Pittsburgh International Airport gets people to Pittsburgh and Pittsburghers where they need to go, offering more than 50 domestic and international destinations on 13 commercial carriers and more than 170 daily flights. We’re on a mission to reflect the re-emergence of our region as a player on an international stage, and people are noticing. Pittsburgh International’s efforts were recently recognized by:

  •  JD Power and Associates: Ranked PIT as one of the Top 10 Airports in North America
  • Airport Revenue News: Awarded PIT the Best Customer Service and Best Overall Concessions Program.

As Pittsburgh continues to reinvent itself, the airport is proud to be a key component of the region’s overall success. With more routes, more airlines and more options, Pittsburgh International can’t wait to have you visit. 

When you land at Pittsburgh International Airport, make the VisitPITTSBURGH welcome center in Baggage Claim your first stop. From maps to coupons, you'll find everything you need to enjoy the city.  

Get to the Gates Faster with TSA Pre✓™

TSA Pre✓™ allows low-risk travelers to experience faster, more efficient screening at more than 115 U.S. airports nationwide, including Pittsburgh International Airport. This expedited screening program allows pre-approved airline travelers to leave on their shoes, light outerwear and belt, keep their laptop in its case and their 3-1-1 compliant liquids/gels bag in a carry-on in select screening lanes at U.S. domestic airports.

TSA Pre✓™ is now available at the main checkpoint located on the transit level of the Landside Terminal at the Pittsburgh International Airport. To apply for TSA Pre✓™ or to find out more about other DHS Trusted Traveler Programs visit www.dhs.gov/trusted-traveler-programs for more information.

Airport Transportation


Transportation Network companies Uber and Lyft are now authorized to pick up and drop off passengers at Pittsburgh International Airport. These popular ride-share services are accessed through smartphone or tablet apps. 

By Taxi:

One-way fare between Pittsburgh
International Airport and Downtown is about $40. Upon arrival at the airport,
proceed to the landside terminal, lower level, exit through the "commercial"
doors and head toward the taxi stand area on the curb where cabs are waiting.

Checker Cab       (412) 664-5600

People's Cab      (412) 441-3200

Yellow Cab          (412) 321-8100

By Bus:

Port Authority Transit 28X Airport Flyer
The fare between the airport and Downtown is $2.75 each way. (Note: Exact change is required.) Passengers are responsible for handling their bags when getting on and off the vehicle. Tipping the bus driver is not permitted.

The following airlines serve the Pittsburgh International Airport:

Air Canada (888) 247-2262
Allegiant (702) 505-8888
American Airlines (800) 433-7300
Condor (202) 366-2220
Delta Airlines (800) 221-1212
Frontier (800) 432-1359
JetBlue (800) 538-2583
OneJet (844) 663-8622
Southwest (800) 435-9792
Southern Airways Express (844) 878-6247
Spirit Airlines (412) 472-0290
United Airlines (800) 241-6522
WOW Air       (888) 209-3170
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