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Directions to Pittsburgh International Airport

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The Pittsburgh Airport is located about 20 miles west of downtown Pittsburgh.

Directions to the Pittsburgh Airport

From Downtown Pittsburgh
Go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel and follow 279 South to Rt. 22/30 to Rt. 60 North (same road, just changes names). Follow Rt. 60N approximately 6 miles to Airport Exit #6.

From the North (Wexford, Erie, New York...)
Follow airport signs on Southbound I-79 to Exit 16A, Rt. 60N to Airport. Travel approximately 12 miles to Airport Exit #6.

From the East (Monroeville, PA Turnpike, Philadelphia...)
Follow 376 West to Fort Pitt Bridge and Tunnel (follow overhead signs to the airport for the correct lanes). Go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel and follow 279 South to Rt. 22/30 to Rt. 60 North (same road, just changes names). Follow Rt. 60N approximately 6 miles to Airport Exit #6.

From the South (Washington, PA; West Virginia; Washington D.C.)
Follow Northbound I-79 to Exit #15 (Route 22/30, Rt.60 - same road) towards airport. Bear left to follow Rt. 60N. Travel for approximately 6 miles to Airport Exit #6.

From the West via Rt. 60 (Youngstown, OH; Cleveland, OH)
Follow I-76 (Turnpike) to PA60-TollS towards Beaver/Pittsburgh. Follow PA60-TollS approximately 26.7 miles to Airport Exit#6.

From the West via Rt. 22/30 (Weirton, WV; Steubenville, OH)
Follow US-22E to US-30W/PA-978S exit towards Imperial/Oakdale. Turn left off of exit ramp onto US-30/Bateman Road/PA-978 and stay straight onto US-30. At light (5-way intersection) turn right (not the hardest right) onto West Allegheny Road. Follow approximately 1.0 miles and turn right onto McClaren Road. Follow 1.7 miles to PA-60N ramp towards Airport/Beaver. Merge onto PA 60-N and follow 2.3 miles to Airport Exit #6.

Directions from[/i the Pittsburgh Airport

To Downtown Pittsburgh
Exit Airport onto Rt. 60 S toward Pittsburgh. Follow approximately 16 miles and then follow Rt. 279 through the Fort Pitt Tunnel and into Downtown Pittsburgh.

To the North (Wexford, Erie, New York...)
Exit Airport onto Rt. 60S towards Pittsburgh. Take Exit #1B-Crafton and follow Steubenville Pike/Rt. 60S to I-79N.

To the East (Oakland, Monroeville, PA Turnpike, Philadelphia...)
Exit Airport onto Rt. 60 S toward Pittsburgh. Follow approximately 16 miles and then follow Rt. 279 through the Fort Pitt Tunnel. Exit on the right-hand ramp after crossing the Fort Pitt Bridge, following signs for Rt. 376 toward Monroeville (approximately 11 miles from Downtown). The exit for Oakland is along this route, just a few miles from Downtown. To continue to points further east, follow signs in Monroeville to the PA Turnpike, I-76E.

To the South (Washington, PA; West Virginia; Washington D.C.)
Exit Airport onto Rt. 60S towards Pittsburgh. Follow approximately 10 miles to Exit #2 to Washington/I-79 South. I-79S will also take you to I-70 where you can exit East toward New Stanton, PA/Washington, D.C. or West toward Wheeling, WV.

To the West via Rt. 60 (Youngstown, OH; Cleveland, OH)
Exit Airport onto Rt. 60N toward Beaver Falls, (Beaver Valley Expressway). Connect with I-76 West I-680 to Youngstown and into I-80 (or bypass Youngstown and continue on I-76 to I-80 toward Cleveland).

To the West via Rt. 22/30 (Weirton, WV; Steubenville, OH)
Exit Airport onto Rt. 60 S toward Pittsburgh. Follow about 2.6 miles to McClaren Road (Exit #4). Turn right onto McClaren Road and follow 1.5 miles to West Allegheny Road. Turn left on West Allegheny Rd. and follow 1 mile to light (5-way intersection). Turn left (not the hardest left) onto US-30 and follow 0.1 mile to US-22W ramp towards Weirton, WV/Steubenville, OH. For a quicker route, exit the airport onto toll-road I-576 for a 6-mile direct trip to US-22W.

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