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Pittsburgh to Allentown bus - cost & duration
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Pittsburgh to Allentown right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Pittsburgh to Allentown?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $36.06 was the low point for bus fares from Pittsburgh to Allentown. Buses from Allentown to Pittsburgh are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $36.06 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 20 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $38.87 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 12 hours and 29 minutes to cover the 237 miles (381 kilometers) from Pittsburgh, PA to Allentown, PA. However, the fastest bus only takes 11 hours and 10 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Pittsburgh?
There is usually only one bus per day from Pittsburgh to Allentown. It leaves the station in Pittsburgh at 6:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many buses are there each day?
There is usually only one bus per day from Pittsburgh to Allentown. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Pittsburgh to Allentown; ticket prices start at $102.83.
What bus companies travel from Pittsburgh to Allentown?
There is one bus company that operates from Pittsburgh to Allentown. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
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Where does the bus leave from in Pittsburgh?
Most buses depart from the main station in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania:
- Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr
Where does the bus arrive in Allentown?
All buses from Pittsburgh arrive at one main station in Allentown, Pennsylvania:
- Bus Terminal - 325 Hamilton St
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