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Distance between Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Flight distance from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia (Pittsburgh International Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 268 miles / 431 kilometers / 233 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Philadelphia (PHL) is 316 miles / 508 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia.

Shortest flight path between Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

How far is Philadelphia from Pittsburgh?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 267.567 miles
  • 430.607 kilometers
  • 232.509 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 266.922 miles
  • 429.569 kilometers
  • 231.949 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Pittsburgh International Airport
City: Pittsburgh, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIT
ICAO Code: KPIT
Coordinates: 40°29′29″N, 80°13′58″W

B Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.

Time Difference

Pittsburgh, PA

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Philadelphia, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (137 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Pittsburgh (PIT) → Philadelphia (PHL).

Distance:
268
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
268

Round trip?