Getting Around

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Detailed driving directions from several US cities and Toronto are below. Don’t forget you can contact us or request a visitors guide if you want more information. Our packages are also a good source of ideas.


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With turn-by-turn directions to all Erie destinations, you can make the most out of your trip with easy navigation.

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Driving Directions By Car

  • From Buffalo, NY (90 Minutes):
    I-90 West to Erie, Pa. Exits or U.S. Rt. 5 West to Erie.
  • From Cleveland, OH (90 Minutes):
    Follow I-90 East to I-79 North to Erie.
  • From New York City, NY (7 Hours):
    I-87 North to Tappan Zee Bridge exit onto U.S. Rt. 6 or I-86 Follow I-86 through southern New York state to I-90 in Pa. Follow I-90 several miles to Erie exits. Or as an alternative, take the Holland Tunnel to I-80 to I-79 North to Erie.
  • From Harrisburg, PA (4.5 Hours):
    Follow I-476 North to I-80 West to I-79 North to Erie. Or take I-76 to Harrisburg, follow U.S. Rt. 322 to I-80 West then to I-79 North to Erie.
  • From Pittsburgh, PA (2 Hours):
    Take I-279 to I-79 North To Erie.
  • From Toronto (3.5 Hours):
    Take the Queen Elizabeth Way to Peace Bridge to Buffalo, NY, then follow I-90 West or U.S. Rt. 5 West to Erie.
  • From Washington, D.C. (5.5 Hours):
    Take I-270 North to I-70 West. Then get on I-76 West to I-79 North to Erie


Fly Erie

Erie is served by four airlines, including US Air, Northwest, Delta and United. Visit Erie International Airport: Tom Ridge Field for more information or go directly to the airline page here.

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Local Erie Maps

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Transportation Services

AAA East Central 

6660 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509

Anderson Coach & Travel 

One Anderson Plaza
Greenville, PA 16125

C B & C Innovative Tours 

P.O. Box 6589
Erie, PA 16512

Destination Erie

236 Locust Street
Erie, PA 16508

Erie International Airport/Tom Ridge Field 

4411 West 12th Street
Erie, PA 16505

Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority (The "E") 

127 East 14th Street
Erie, PA 16503

Erie Transportation Services/Erie Yellow Cab 

129 East 26th Street
Erie, PA 16504
814-461-TAXI (8294)

Flagship Trolley

1805A Pittsburgh Avenue
Erie, PA 16502

South Shore Limousine

129 East 26th Street
Erie, PA 16504

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