University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
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Location and Directions

We are easy to find and easy to get to. The Conference Center at Pitt-Johnstown is located in the Laurel Highlands of Pennsylvania 70 miles east of Pittsburgh,175 miles north of Washington, D.C., 146 miles west of Harrisburg and 247 miles west of Philadelphia.

Traveling by Car…
From Eastern, Southern, or Western Points:
PA Turnpike to Exit #110, Somerset. From Somerset take Route 219 North to the Elton Exit, PA 756. At the end of the exit ramp, turn right. At light turn right onto Theater Drive (Sleep Inn and Comfort Inn on your right). At the third light turn left onto Schoolhouse Road. Get into the left lane.  At light, go straight.  Make first right (after light) onto Picking Drive.  Proceed to stop sign.  The Living/Learning Center is straight ahead. 

From Directly Northern Points:
Take Route 219 South to the Geistown/Elton Exit, PA 756 (Note: do not take Johnstown Expressway exit.) At the traffic light (bottom of exit ramp) turn left onto Elton Road. At the second light turn right onto Theater Drive. At the third light turn left onto Schoolhouse Road. Get into the left lane.  At light, go straight.  Make first right (after light) onto Picking Drive.  Proceed to stop sign.  The Living/Learning Center is straight ahead. 

Traveling by Bus…
The Johnstown area is served by Greyhound Bus Lines. The bus terminal is located in downtown Johnstown, approximately 8 miles from the campus. Taxi service is available from the station.

Traveling by Plane… 
The Johnstown/Cambria County Airport, which is located approximately 10 minutes from the campus. Taxi service is available from the airport. For more information call 814-539-3510.

Traveling by Train…
The AMTRAK train station is located in downtown Johnstown and taxi service is available to the campus. For more information, call AMTRAK at 800-872-7245.

Approximate Driving Times/Mileage:
Pittsburgh, PA..............73 miles -- 1 3/4 hours
Washington, D.C.........173 miles -- 3 hours
Pittsburgh Airport........100 miles -- 2 1/2 hours
Harrisburg, PA............140 miles -- 2 1/2 hours
State College, PA.........87 miles -- 1 1/2 hours
NY City......................307 miles -- 6 hours
Cleveland, Ohio...........203 miles -- 4 hours
Rochester, NY.............300 miles -- 6 hours

Attentive Service. Elegant Facilities. Excellent Food.

Fantastic Setting. Immaculate Grounds. Professional Staff.

Superb Overnight Accommodations. 

Last Reviewed: December 5, 2006