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Journey Information

There are 21 intercity coaches per day from Pittsburgh to New York. Traveling by coach from Pittsburgh to New York usually takes around 10 hours and 32 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound coach can make the trip in 7 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance315 mi (507 km)
Shortest duration7h 30m
Cheapest price£18.89
Trips per day9
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Coach lines2

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Pittsburgh to New York

(Based on 32 ratings and reviews)

4.7

5.0

Michael

7 April 2024- Couples trip

Megabus

Pros: Very quiet. Cons: Keep power on far as being able to charge your phone. Tips: Be on time.

5.0

Advika

24 March 2024- Visiting friends

Megabus

Pros: I appreciated the comfortability of the seats, the power outlets, and the bathroom on board! Cons: The seats were slightly dirty. Tips: Bring food because you don't know when the bus will stop.

5.0

Julie

2 October 2023- Business

Greyhound

Pros: Very comfortable and efficient- bus was very clean, timely, and easy to book. In a world where airlines are so unreliable and overpriced, I’d take Greyhound any day! Cons: Only issue I had was that seats were assigned when there many empty seats on the bus. My seat mate ended up taking one of said empty seats since they weren’t being used. But even if he hadn’t, comfortable enough!

5.0

Karshni

22 December 2022- Visiting friends

OurBus

Pros: The punctuality and the helpful driver. Cons: There was no wifi on the bus even though it was included in the ticker price. In such cases, it would be a good move on the company's part to refund some money amount back to the customers as we paid for a service that was not provided.

5.0

Malik

27 October 2022- Visiting family

Greyhound

Cons: Plz change bus sit. Tips: Filxbus.

Pittsburgh to New York Route Map

Pittsburgh New York

How much is a coach ticket from Pittsburgh to New York?

£42.28 is the average price of a bus ticket from Pittsburgh to New York. Any tickets cheaper than £42.28 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

£71£47£24JunJul

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Pittsburgh to New York is expected to range from £39 to £65. If you are looking to travel to New York within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from £46. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are £39 and can be found on 10 July 2024.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in June. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just £44 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Pittsburgh to New York in November, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to £73 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 28 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £58.93 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Pittsburgh to New York?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Pittsburgh to New York that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 19 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound1910h 48m£61.66
Megabus27h 45m£38.53
  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide coach carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 19 bus trips from Pittsburgh to New York every day, with the average journey taking around 10 hours and 48 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to New York usually start from £20.

  • Book Megabus from Pittsburgh to New York from £19. There are 2 Megabus schedules from Pittsburgh to New York and you can expect on average to pay for a Megabus ticket to New York. In Pittsburgh, Megabus departs to New York from 128 10th St and no other station. In New York, Megabus arrives at New York W 34th St & 12th Ave and no other station.

    An average trip on Megabus from Pittsburgh to New York takes 7 hours and 45 minutes , while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to New York in 7 hours and 30 minutes .

    On weekends, Megabus offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to New York.

Frequently Asked Questions

The best way to get from Pittsburgh to NYC is probably by bus. The average bus ticket, at about $38, is more than three times cheaper than the average train ticket, which is closer to $120. Trains also take significantly longer because the route is more roundabout — the fastest train takes more than 9 hours, whereas the fastest bus takes around 7 hours.

Direct flights are by far the fastest option, taking around 1 hour and 35 minutes, but tickets start at $130 and go up from there.

The fastest bus from Pittsburgh to NYC is serviced by OurBus. The average OurBus will get you from Pittsburgh to NYC in about 7 hours and 30 minutes. Without traffic, the travel time can be as short as 6 hours and 50 minutes. OurBus tickets for this route average about $33.
Daily, there are 29 buses that go from Pittsburgh to New York. Of those, 12 of them are direct routes, which typically means the travel time is shorter. The first bus to New York departs at 1:00 a.m. each day, while the last bus departs at 11:00 p.m.

The coach takes an average of 10 hours and 32 minutes to cover the 315 miles from Pittsburgh to New York. However, the fastest coach only takes 7 hours and 30 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in New York. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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 coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

The first coach leaves at 01:00 and the last coach leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all coaches from Pittsburgh to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 21 scheduled coaches that travel from Pittsburgh to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 9 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Pittsburgh to New York; ticket prices start at £51.98.

City Information

Pittsburgh

Once the epitome of American industrial power, Pittsburgh has recently seen new waves of changes that turn it into a vibrant destination for visitors, especially for families. When in Pittsburgh, don’t miss out on the chance to hop on the Duquesne Incline and get to the top of Mount Washington. You will be rewarded with a panoramic view of where the three rivers collide, which offers plenty of excellent photogenic angles. Culturally-inclined travelers will find the Senator John Heinz History Center the perfect place to spend a day in. It does not just offer exhibitions on the city’s history but also on its baseball and football legacies, as well as Heinz products. Whether you are a sports fan or not, it is worthwhile to check out the Heinz Field, which provides a unique waterfront view.

Pittsburgh’s staple is pierogies, and some of the highest-rated eateries that include the dish on their menu are Pierogies Plus and Penn Brewery. These establishments serve other Eastern European dishes for your enjoyment as well. For traditional American eats, Eleven has an excellent selection.

Jefferson Lines, Greyhound, and Fullington Trailways all provide intercity transit service to Pittsburgh, and visitors can catch their buses at the Grant Street Transportation Center. You can also catch Amtrak trains at the nearby Pittsburgh Union Station. The main airport of the city is the Pittsburgh International Airport, which is located 10 miles west of Downtown. Another alternative is the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport, 44 miles east of the city.

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square. Or hop on a ferry to Ellis Island to meet the Statue of Liberty up-close and personal.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Pittsburgh?

Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr  - PGHIMS-0

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Main departure station: Pittsburgh Intermodal/Grant St Trans Ctr

The Grant Street Transportation Center on 11th St is the primary transportation hub of the city. It sits right across the street from the Amtrak Station, and its downtown location makes it convenient to access all of Pittsburgh. The station offers intercity bus services from popular lines such as Greyhound, Fullington Trailways, and Jefferson Lines, with destinations including New York, Philadelphia, and Washington. Ample parking is available at the station, and surrounding amenities include multiple hotels and takeout venues.

All coach stations in Pittsburgh:

  • Pittsburgh Intermodal/Grant St Trans Ctr

  • 128 10th St

Where does the coach arrive in New York?

Main arrival station: Port Authority - 625 8th Ave

Coaches arrive in New York at 6 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.

Coach stations in New York:

  • Port Authority - 625 8th Ave

  • 7-11 - Jd Foods

  • Chinatown - 28 Allen St (eastside b/w Hester and Canal St)

  • 300-310 W 31 St (SW Corner of 31st & 8th Ave)

  • New York W 34th St & 12th Ave

  • GW Bridge Bus Station

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