How far is Pittsburgh, PA from Altoona, PA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Pittsburgh and Altoona is 84.32 miles (135.7 km).

Flight distance from Pittsburgh, PA to Altoona, PA is 84.32 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 11 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 10 minutes to travel from Pittsburgh to Altoona with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Altoona, Pennsylvania is: 98.41 miles (158.37 km) by car.

Driving from Pittsburgh to Altoona will take approximately 01 hours 50 minutes.

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#1 Pittsburgh

The second most populous city in Pennsylvania and the center of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. It is located on the Allegheny River in western Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh is known for its steel industry, its many bridges, and its many attractions, such as the Carnegie Museum of Natural History and the Andy Warhol Museum.

Population 299226
GPS Coordinates 40°26'26"N 79°59'45"W
Latitude 40.4406200
Longitude -79.9958900
Altitude 233
Country United States
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#2 Altoona

A city in Blair County, Pennsylvania. It is located in the eastern part of the state. Altoona is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Altoona Historical Society and the Altoona Railroaders Museum.

Population 42989
GPS Coordinates 40°31'7"N 78°23'41"W
Latitude 40.5186800
Longitude -78.3947400
Altitude 355
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Pittsburgh and Altoona

The distance between Pittsburgh and Altoona is 158 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 45 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Pittsburgh and Altoona. The current time is 09:04:04.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 16 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 27 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 58 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 38 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 24 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 18 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 13 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 13.14 liters (3.47 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Pittsburgh and Altoona.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Pittsburgh to Altoona is $12.91 (diesel $16.55).

Pennsylvania gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.72 $4.12 $4.44 $4.77
Total $12.91 $14.32 $15.42 $16.55

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in Pennsylvania ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.717 (Diesel $4.767) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 23, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Pittsburgh and Altoona (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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