See also: Traffic & Road Conditions
Pittsburgh: A Crazy-Quilt City
Read this description of Pittsburgh by Ernie Pyle to get a sense of its topography
Port Authority of Allegheny County (PATransit)
Pittsburgh city and Allegheny County public transit fares, schedules, and routes.
Get There PGH (Bus Rapid Transit BRT)
A Sustainable Pittsburgh advocacy group for Bus Rapid Transit in Pittsburgh.
Check out the new light rail system from Downtown to the Northside.
Southwestern Pennsylvania Public Transit Authorities
- Beaver County Transit Authority (BCTA)
- Butler Transit Authority
- City Transit (Washington, PA)
- Fayette Area Coordinated Transportation (FACT)
- Indiana County Transit Authority (IndiGO)
- Mid Mon Valley Transit Authority
- New Castle Area Transportation Authority
- Town & Country Transit (Armstrong County)
- Westmoreland County Transit Authority
Intercity Bus Service
Search for fares and routes throughout the U.S. and book onine. Greyhound Express offers wifi, electrical outlets, reserved seating and additional legroom (plus some $1 fares) to compete with Megabus.
Buses from Pittsburgh to Detroit, Cleveland, Washington DC, New York, Philadelphia, Morgantown... Fares vary by time of day. With a separate search you can get to other cites like Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, New Orleans, Orlando, St. Louis. Read more about Megabus in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Taxi and Limousine Service
Pittsburgh Transportation Group
The largest transportation company in Pittsburgh, offering taxi (yellow cab), shuttle, and limousine service.
- Call a Cab (phone 412-321-8100 or request online)
Super Shuttle: Pittsburgh International Airport
Determine fare and book online.
Taxi Fare Finder: Pittsburgh
Provides phone numbers for cab companies and will calculate the distance and fare from point to point.
Pittsburgh International Airport
Includes flight arrival and departure information, parking information, faresavers.
The Capitol Limited runs daily between Washington, DC and Chicago via Pittsburgh. The Pennsylvanian travels daily between New York City and Pittsburgh.