New Terminal, Photo Credit: Allegheny County Airport Authority

Market Access

Let’s run down the check list of Pittsburgh’s robust transportation infrastructure compared to other metros:

Domestic & international direct flights? Check.

Inland port? Check.

Interstate highway system? Check.

Close to major metros, international markets and natural resources? Check, check and check.

Nearly every major city in the U.S. has these assets, and the Pittsburgh region does, too. With easy access to what you need and when you need it, our system is about reliability and convenience.

Closer Than You Think

We’re in the middle of East Coast America. Close to the action but uniquely situated to differentiate positively from the rest of the world. Being here optimizes operations, allowing you to dedicate more time to making impact.

Non-Stop Flight Connections

1 hr 30 min flight time or less

DestinationFlight Time
Baltimore1 hr
Toronto1 hr
Washington D.C.1 hr
Orlando1 hr 15 min
Boston1 hr 30 min
Charleston1 hr 30 min
Charlotte1 hr 30 min
DestinationFlight Time
Chicago1 hr 30 min
Nashville1 hr 30 min
New York1 hr 30 min
Raleigh1 hr 30 min

Additional non-stop flights

DestinationFlight Time
Atlanta1 hr 40 min
St. Louis1 hr 40 min
Detroit2 hrs 15 min
Minneapolis2 hrs 15 min
Newark2 hrs 15 min
Miami2 hrs 35 min
Dallas3 hrs
DestinationFlight Time
Houston3 hrs
Denver3 hrs 30 min
Las Vegas4 hrs 30 min
Phoenix4 hrs 30 min
Los Angeles5 hrs 15 min
San Francisco5 hrs 30 min
Seattle5 hrs 30 min

*Pre-COVID-19 air travel disruptions

A Safe Place To Do Business

The Pittsburgh Region is one of the few areas around the country that enjoys near freedom from natural disasters.

Map based on data from redcross.org and noaa.org

Airport Access

  • Serves *62 destinations nonstop
  • Four runways with available capacity; extensive air cargo facilities with direct runway access
  • Named “Top 10 Domestic Airport in 2019” by Travel + Leisure
  • Named J.D. Power Top 10 Medium Size Airport in North America
  • PIT named a Fast Company “Most Innovative Company”
  • 24 General Aviation Airports throughout the Region

*pre-COVID-19 travel disruptions

Rail

  • Over 1,300 miles of freight railway
  • Three Class 1 railroads: CSX, Norfolk Southern and Bessemer & Lake Erie (owned by Canadian National)
  • Two intermodals
  • CSX Pittsburgh Intermodal Rail Terminal
  • Norfolk Southern

Rivers

Photo Credit: Port of Pittsburgh Commission
  • Second-largest and third-busiest inland port in the U.S.
  • 22 River Terminals throughout the Region

Highways

  • Four major interstate highways include I-70, I-76 (PA Turnpike), I-79 and I-80
  • I-68 just south of outside the region

We will support you to build in the Pittsburgh region.