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Travel to WVU
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).
For ease of travel, 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.
Ride sharing services, (for example: Uber and Lyft) also operate in Morgantown and in the Pittsburgh area.
Please see below for further options and information.Travel from the Airport
- From Morgantown Municipal Airport
Taxi transportation is available at approximately $10 - $15 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 (motowntaxis.com.)
Yellow Cab (Taxi services within Morgantown) Phone: (304) 292-7441
Motown Taxi (Taxi services within Monongalia County) Phone: 304-291-8294
Ride sharing services, (for example: Uber and Lyft) also operate in the Morgantown area.
- From Pittsburgh International Airport
Grey Line Public Bus makes two trips daily from Pittsburgh Airport to Morgantown (Mountaineer Station) at a cost of approximately $25 – $30 dollars. Taxi service or ride-share to your final destination may be necessary at an additional cost. Please see the Yellow Cab Company phone number 304-292-7441 or Motown Taxis 304-291-8294 once you reach the bus stop in Morgantown or utilize a ride-share service.
The Grey Line Public Bus departure times from Pittsburgh International Airport are as follows:
One way fare from
the Pittsburgh Airport to the Westover Terminal, the main bus depot in
Morgantown, WV or Mountaineer Station.
Departs Pittsburgh airport daily:
10:00 AM - Sunday - Saturday
6:00 PM - Friday and Saturday
9:10 PM - Sunday - Friday
Grey Line Bus pick-ups will occur at the Ground Transit Door 8.
For more information visit Grey Line Bus Information
For more ground transportation options from Pittsburgh Int'l Airport, please see below.
***For complete information about Pittsburgh International Airport Services including terminal information, amenities, and ground transportation, please see: https://flypittsburgh.com/.
Washington Dulles/Pittsburgh Int'l to Morgantown Municipal Commuter Flights
- Southern Airways - booked directly through iflysouthern.com and separate from int'l flight. Discount is available for WVU community using discount code. Please see Southern Airways flyer for more info or book directly here: iflysouthern.com.
Other ground transportation options:
Wheeling Airport Limousines provides door-to-door transportation from Pittsburgh International Airport to your final destination at an approximate cost of $ 140 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
Local Hotels and Motels - Pittsburgh & Morgantown
Many search engines and travel booking sites will have up-to-date hotel/motel information, addresses, and prices available to you for hotels in Pittsburgh and Morgantown. We cannot recommend a particular site in which to search or any property, but if you have questions about a particular hotel or property, please reach out to that business for more information.
The Pittsburgh International Airport has a Information and Welcome Center located at the landside terminal on baggage claim level. The Welcome Center provides guests accommodations information and more to help in the event you need to stay in Pittsburgh before arranging travel to Morgantown.
View your stay options in Morgantown, WV as well through the Greater Morgantown Convention and Visitor's Bureau.
101 Purinton House
1505 University Ave
Morgantown, WV 26506 304-293-3519