Traveling to Pittsburgh

Getting to UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, located in Pittsburgh, Pa., is convenient since we're accessible by one of the top airports in the world, a vast interstate highway system, and bus and passenger rail service.


The Pittsburgh International Airport is served by 12 commercial air carriers, offering 155 non-stop flights per day from 37 destinations. JD Power and Associates and Conde Nast Traveler magazine have named it among the top airports in recent surveys. It's conveniently located approximately 10 miles (16 km) from Children's Lawrenceville campus.

Driving Directions

Children's main hospital is accessible by highway from all surrounding locations with ample parking for patients and families Parking is available in the Mid-Campus Garage or the Penn Garage. Valet parking is also available when needed by entering the main driveway. Hourly rates range from $3 for 0 - 3 hours and up to $20 for 8 - 24 hours. Get driving directions by Google Maps.

Bus Transportation

Pittsburgh is served by Greyhound Bus, the nation's largest provider of intercity bus transportation. The new bus terminal, located in downtown Pittsburgh, is about 3 miles (5 km) from Children's Hospital.

Train Service

Amtrak passenger rail service is the only high-speed rail operator in the country, with a mission to deliver a high quality, safe, on-time rail passenger service.The Amtrak station is about 3 miles (5 km) from Children's Hospital.