Distance from Pittsburgh, PA to Scranton, PA

Distance

283 mi

Time

5 hours 29 mins

Gas Cost

$20 - $39

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There are 235.89 miles from Pittsburgh to Scranton in northeast direction and 283 miles (455.44 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 and US-220 route.

Pittsburgh and Scranton are 5 hours 29 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Pittsburgh, PA to Scranton, PA. The halfway point is Pleasant Gap, PA.

Pittsburgh, PA and Scranton, PA are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 5:31 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 13.10 gallons of gas to cover the route between Pittsburgh, PA and Scranton, PA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Pittsburgh to Scranton is $32.75.

During the route, an average car will release 256.66 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Pittsburgh, PA and Scranton, PA

If you want to meet halfway between Pittsburgh, PA and Scranton, PA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.863912 and -77.776484, or 40º 51' 50.0832" N, 77º 46' 35.3424" W. This location is 141.48 miles away from Pittsburgh, PA and Scranton, PA and it would take approximately 2 hours 44 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Pleasant Gap, PA, situated 143.81 miles from Pittsburgh, PA and 141.09 miles from Scranton, PA. It would take 2 hours 52 mins to go from Pittsburgh to Pleasant Gap and 2 hours 44 mins to go from Scranton to Pleasant Gap.


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Weather in Pittsburgh and Scranton

Pittsburgh

Rain on Monday through next Saturday, with temperatures falling to 50°F next Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day
78° 44° 79° 57° 76° 58° 66° 52° 51° 44°
0% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 37% Rain probability 95% Rain probability 46% Rain probability
3 140 degrees 5 159 degrees 6 176 degrees 8 203 degrees 10 237 degrees

Scranton

Light rain on Tuesday, with temperatures falling to 57°F on Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day
74° 41° 72° 48° 70° 57° 71° 62° 60° 45°
6% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 31% Rain probability 84% Rain probability 26% Rain probability
2 188 degrees 5 168 degrees 7 181 degrees 11 172 degrees 7 237 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Pittsburgh, PA and Scranton, PA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 235.89 mi 379.63 km 204.98 nautical mi
Driving distance 283 mi 455.44 km 245.92 nautical mi

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