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Travel to WVU

Important Note

It will take multiple days to complete all new student requirements. Please schedule your travel plans accordingly so that you arrive in a timely manner bearing in mind that you are not permitted to travel to the U.S more than thirty (30) days prior to your program start date (first day of classes).

It is highly recommended that you make your travel arrangements to arrive at Morgantown Municipal Airport (MGW). Ground transportation to your final destination is easier to arrange from this airport located about 10 minutes drive to the campus. Pittsburgh International airport located approximately 90 minutes drive to the campus may be used; however ground transportation is more challenging and expensive to organize.

Travel from the Airport

Morgantown Municipal Airport 

Taxi transportation is available at approximately 10.00 – 15.00 dollars to campus and nearby residential locations. A courtesy phone is available at the airport to call the Yellow Cab Company (304-292-7441) or you may call Motown Taxi (304-291-8294 or

Pittsburgh International Airport

Grey Line Public Bus makes two trips daily from Pittsburgh Airport to Morgantown (Mountaineer Station) at a cost of approximately 25.00 – 30.00 dollars. Taxi service to your final destination may be necessary at an additional cost. The Yellow Cab Company phone number is 304-292-7441, Motown Taxis is 304-291-8294.

The Grey Line Public Bus departure times from Pittsburgh International Airport are as follows: 

  • Pittsburgh to Morgantown – 10:00 am daily, arrives Mountaineer Station11:55 am
  • Pittsburgh to Morgantown: – 9.10 pm daily, arrives Mountaineer Station 11:00 pm

Grey Line Bus pick-ups will occur at the Ground Transit Door 8. 

For more information visit Grey Line Bus Information

Mega Bus Transportation Services

Mega Bus is a service that serves travelers nationwide at very affordable rates. The earlier you make your reservation the lower the cost. Students can use this service to travel from Washington DC and Pittsburgh to the Morgantown West Virginia Mountaineer Station. The bus company does not depart from the airports. Travel from the airport to the Mega bus station can be made by taxi. Mega Bus schedules are as follows, but are subject to change:

Pittsburgh to Morgantown:

  • Departs 10th St and Penn Ave 6.30 am arrives Mountaineer Station 8.10 am
  • Departs 10th St and Penn Ave 4.00 pm arrives Mountaineer Station 5.50 pm

Washington DC to Morgantown:

  • Departs Union Station 7.10 am arrives Mountaineer Station 12.20 pm
  • Departs Union Station 4.10 pm arrives Mountaineer Station 9.40pm

For more information, most current schedules and to make a reservation visit Mega Bus Services.

Taxi and Limo Transportation Services

Wheeling Airport Limousines provides door-to-door transportation from Pittsburgh International Airport to your final destination at an approximate cost of 140.00 dollars per trip. 24 hour – 7 day service, same day delivery van or sedan service. Prior reservation is required.

Phone (304) 232-1175
Toll free (800) 326-2907

R & R Transit, LLC offers several different vehicles to cater to the individual needs and wants of their clientele. They provide daily transportation to and from Pittsburgh Int. Airport.

Phone: (304) 291-6600
Fax: (304) 292-8294

Yellow Cab (Taxi services within Morgantown)  Phone: (304) 292-7441

Motown Taxi (Taxi services within Monongalia County) Phone: 304-291-8294

Local Hotels and Motels

Clarion Hotel Morgan
127 High Street
Morgantown, WV
(304) 292-8200
Euro-Suites Hotel
501 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV
(304) 598-1000
Waterfront Place Hotel
2 Waterfront Place
Morgantown, WV
(304) 296-1700
Morgantown Motel
2 Smithtown Road
Morgantown, WV
(304) 292-3374
Hotel M & Conference Center
1400 Saratoga Avenue
Morgantown, WV
(304) 599-1680
Super 8 Morgantown
603 Venture Drive
Morgantown, WV
(304) 296-4000
Residence Inn
1046 Willowdale Road
Morgantown, WV
(304) 599-0237
Holiday Inn
1188 Pineview Drive
Morgantown, WV
(304) 241-6649
Econo Lodge
15 Commerce Drive
Morgantown, WV
(304) 296-8774
Hilton Garden Inn
15 Suncrest Town Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
(304) 225-9500
Best Western Mountaineer Inn
366 Boyers Ave
Morgantown, WV
(304) 599-5399
Fairfield Inn
161 Lewis Drive
Morgantown, WV
(304) 598-5026
Hampton Inn
1053 Van Voorhis Road
Morgantown, WV
(304) 599-1200
Spring Hill Suites
1910 Hunters Way
Morgantown, WV
(304) 225-5200