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Cheapest price$53.00
Shortest Duration14h 25m
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How to book cheap bus tickets from East Lansing to Pittsburgh

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from East Lansing to Pittsburgh is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from East Lansing to Pittsburgh were $54.50. By booking 15 days out, tickets are on average $8.75 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from East Lansing to Pittsburgh?

The distance between East Lansing and Pittsburgh is approximately 281.10 miles, or 452.27 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 16 hours and 5 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 25 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from East Lansing to Pittsburgh?

The busiest time of the week for travel from East Lansing to Pittsburgh by bus is usually on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Friday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from East Lansing to Pittsburgh has the most daily schedules

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from East Lansing to Pittsburgh, with an average of 1 trip per day and 6 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from East Lansing to Pittsburgh. Of the 1 trip there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from East Lansing to Pittsburgh starts at $74.00.

1 carriers offer East Lansing to Pittsburgh bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from East Lansing to Pittsburgh from $53.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from East Lansing to Pittsburgh and you can expect on average to pay $63.42 for a Greyhound ticket to Pittsburgh. In East Lansing, Greyhound departs to Pittsburgh from Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E, In Pittsburgh, Greyhound arrives at Pittsburgh International Airport and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from East Lansing to Pittsburgh takes 16 hours and 5 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Pittsburgh in 14 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $61.43 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Pittsburgh.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
16h 5m
Avg. Price
$63.42

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from East Lansing. Most bus trips to Pittsburgh will depart from:
  • Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E
Bus trips arrive in Pittsburgh at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Pittsburgh for trips arriving from East Lansing:
  • Pittsburgh International Airport
  • Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr