PyCon Pittsburgh. April 15-23, 2020.

Public Transit

Bike share

The Healthy Rides bike share system has bikes available throughout the entire city! There are multiple stations in the immediate vicinity of the David L Lawrence Convention Center, making them a a great way to explore the city.

For more information see the Healthy Ride website

Mobile apps are available for iOS and Android

Bus and Train

Pittsburgh has Light Rail and Bus public transit options to get around the city operated by the Pittsburgh Port Authority


For fare information, see Port Authority’s website

Routes and Timetables

Routes, timetables, and service advisories are available from The Port Authority directly or via mobile apps

Airport to Downtown

The downtown hotels do not have private shuttle service to and from the airport. A full list of providers can be found on Flypittsburgh


One-way fare to/from the airport is $24 (plus fuel surcharge). Reservations can be made online or by phone at (800) 258-3826.
After claiming luggage, passengers should proceed to the SuperShuttle customer service counter located on the baggage claim level in the rental car area behind the elevators by Door 4.

Port Authority Bus – the 28X Airport Flyer (budget conscious option)

One-way fare to/from the airport is $2.75; exact change is required and fairs are paid upon boarding. Passengers are responsible for handling their bags both on and off the vehicle. Tipping operators is not permitted. Upon arriving at the airport, you can board the 28X at Door 6.

Ride Sharing Apps (pickup location is Door #4)

No surge pricing. Uber Avg fare = $40+ each way, Lyft Avg fare = $40+ each way

Taxi Service (from airport)

Average fare from the airport to Downtown is $40+. Upon arrival at the airport, proceed to the landside terminal, lower level, exit through Baggage Claim Door #4, and proceed to the taxi stand area on the curb where cabs will be waiting.
Checker Cab: 412-664-5600 Veterans Taxi (412) 481-8387