Information about Oakland (where CMU is located)

Ground Transportation Options from Pittsburgh International Airport

Three venues of transportation:

1. Port Authority 28X Airport Shuttle (public bus transportation) (412-442-2000,

The one-way fare is $2.25 (exact change required). No advance reservations are required. The shuttle runs every 20 minutes, 7 days a week. It departs from the ground floor of the airport next to the USAir baggage claim area. As soon as you exit the terminal, you will see a sign for the 28X. Allow 45 minutes to an hour for travel time.

Departing the Airport for Oakland where CMU is located:

If your are staying in dormitory housing:

2. Express Shuttle USA (412-472-3180) Airlines Transportation Company provides a shuttle service to and from the airport to the Wyndham Garden Hotel in Oakland. The fare is $24.00 one-way and $42.00 round-trip. Allow 45 minutes to an hour for travel time.

Departing Pittsburgh International Airport for Oakland:

3. Taxi (Yellow Cab 412-321-8100)

Taxis will drive you between the airport and either Carnegie Mellon University or your hotel, the Wyndham Garden (Forbes Avenue at McKee Place). The one-way fare is approximately $50.00 dollars plus tip.

Departing Oakland to the Airport: