About Pittsburg


Let's have a look around into background of Pittsburg
  • County: Allegheny County
  • State: Pennyslvania
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 40.4405556
  • Longitude: - -79.9961111
  • Time zone: US/Eastern
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4 hours

Weather in Pittsburg

  • Climate: Humid Continental type
  • Best Time to Visit: April and May, September through November

Location

Located in Pennsylvania, Pittsburg is the largest inland port of the US.

Distance from Pittsburg center to Airport

Airport: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT/KPIT)

Driving Distance: 17 miles/27 km

Driving Time: 32 minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Pittsburgh International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak, Intercity rail service
  • Road: Bus –PAT Transit

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Dormont,
  • Brentwood

Emergency Contact Numbers in Pittsburg city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: +1 800-872-7245
  • Airport: +1 412-472-3525
  • Hospital:  +1 412-232-8111 (UPMC Mercy)

Events

Let’s see what Pittsburgh has to offer

  • St Patrick’s Day Parade
  • Pittsburgh Earth Day Festival
  • Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix

Tourist Attractions

  • Mt. Washington
  • The Strip District    
  • The Carnegie Museums of Art & Natural History

Theatre & Concerts

  • Quantum Theatre
  • Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
  • Heinz hall for the Performing Arts

Visit Top Restaurants in Pittsburg

  • The Commoner
  • Eden

Top Shopping Centers in Pittsburg

  • 5th Avenue Downtown
  • The Strip District

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • National Aviary
  • University Art Gallery
  • Andy Warlhol Museum

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Steak & Ale Pie – The Commoner
  • Peanut Butter Salad, Banana Split – Eden
  • Capicola & Cheese – Primanti & Bros.

Sports Club

Pittsburg Pirates Baseball team, Pittsburgh Athletic Club

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $2.49 / 0.33 liter
  • Taxi: $4.00 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $1,380
  • Cheap meal: $14.00
  • Gasoline: $0.67 / liter
  • 3 course meal: $50.00

Information about Toronto

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Toronto Pearson International Airport
  • Rail: Toronto Transit System
  • Road: Toronto Transit System – Buses and Streetcars

Airport

Toronto Pearson International Airport is Canada's busiest airport. Limted Commercial and passenger service is also offered by Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

Driving Distance: 18 miles / 29 km

Driving Time: 36 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Punjabi, Italian and Spanish.

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 1 to 2 $
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 1-2 $
    • Housekeeper: 1-2 $
    • Concierge: 3-4 $
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: 2-3 $
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