Three venues of transportation:
1. Port Authority 28X Airport Shuttle (public bus transportation) (412-442-2000, http://www.portauthority.org/ride/pdfs/28X.pdf)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: