The driving distance from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is:

304 miles / 489 km

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Driving distance from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA

The total driving distance from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA is 304 miles or 489 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It ends in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

If you are planning a road trip, you might also want to calculate the total driving time from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA so you can see when you'll arrive at your destination.

You can also calculate the cost of driving from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA based on current local fuel prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.

If you're meeting a friend, you might be interested in finding the city that is halfway between Pittsburgh, PA and Philadelphia, PA.

Planning to fly a plane instead? You might be more interested in calculating the straight line distance to fly from Pittsburgh, PA to Philadelphia, PA.

Each year thousands of families travel to Pittsburgh and Philadelphia for college visits. Pittsburgh is home to Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh, La Roche, Chatham University, Point Park University and more.

The Philadelphia area has many of America’s top colleges. Among the many are the University of Pennsylvania, Penn State University, Villanova University, Peirce College, Philadelphia University and Temple University.

Here are 5 tips to help you plan your college visits with ease-

1. Make an appointment with the colleges in advance.
2. Create an itinerary with rest stops, hotels, colleges to visit and places to eat.
3. Have a family vacation while visiting these colleges.
4. Write down a list of questions before visiting the colleges.
5. Plan your trip with Travelmath’s calculators.

While in Philadelphia try out the famous Philly Cheesesteaks. Here is a list of 10 top places according to

1. John’s Roast Pork
2. Tony Luke’s
3. Pat’s King of Steaks
4. Geno’s Steaks
5. Jim’s Steaks
6. Campo’s Deli
7. McNally’s Tavern
8. Dalessandro’s Steaks
9. Steve’s Prince of Steaks
10. Shank’s Original

You can’t leave Philadelphia without trying it least one authentic Philly Cheesesteak.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

City: Pittsburgh
State: Pennsylvania
Country: United States
Category: cities

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

City: Philadelphia
State: Pennsylvania
Country: United States
Category: cities

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