AGC to Akron Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $24
Fastest Way Train — 1h 31min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 15 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, flight, train and by car
Distance 97 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, jetBlue
Bus
$26 · 3h 0min · 17 lb of CO2
Pittsburgh to Akron
+4 more options
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Flight
$171 · 4h 50min · 435 lb of CO2
PIT to CAK
+1 more option

AGC airport Flights

There are 1 airports — PIT — that make sense to fly out of from AGC and 2 airports — CAK, CLE — to access Akron. The best deals are usually found by flying out of PIT.

jetBlue offers flights from PIT to CAK, CLE.

The cheapest way by air is via jetBlue and flies from Pittsburgh Intl (PIT) to Cleveland Hopkins Intl (CLE).
Train
$32 · 1h 31min · 17 lb of CO2
PGH to ALC
+3 more options
Drive
$13 · 1h 57min · 23 lb of CO2
AGC to Akron

Drive from AGC airport

It's 98 miles between AGC to Akron. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 57min and 2h 2min from AGC to Akron under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 8min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Akron by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $13.

What is the best way to travel from AGC to Akron?

The are 11 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from AGC to Akron. The fastest way out of Bulger towards Akron is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Akron area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $23. Amtrak operates from AGC to Akron, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from AGC to Akron?

On your trip from AGC to Akron, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to Akron. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

Is the train or the bus better from AGC to Akron OH?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from AGC to Akron. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Akron is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the AGC/Akron buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from AGC is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between AGC and Akron during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from AGC to Akron? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Akron traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Akron is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from AGC to Akron?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from AGC to Akron is by bus. The bus costs $24 roughly and will take 2 hours 42 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from AGC to Akron?

Amtrak costs about $32 between AGC and Akron. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 31 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at PGH Pittsburgh Amtrak, which is 7 miles from AGC. Further, once you arrive at ALC Alliance Amtrak or you will still have 25 miles to Akron.

How long does it take from AGC to Akron by car?

The total distance between AGC and Akron is 98 miles and will take you about 1 hour 57 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $13.

Travel companies on this route

Train
Amtrak Amtrak from AGC to Akron
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Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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Flight
jetBlue jetBlue from AGC to Akron
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