Directions to The Duquesne Incline
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -
Lower Station with Free Parking

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From Downtown Pittsburgh:

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Proceed south on the Penn-Lincoln Parkway West[Interstate 279(I-279) south, U.S. 22 west, U.S. 30 west] across the Fort Pitt Bridge(crossing the Mononghela River); exit the expressway immediately after crossing the river(West End exit), BEFORE entering the Fort Pitt Tunnel. This exit places you, westbound, on West Carson Street. The Duquesne Incline is located less than a block west of the expressway off-ramp. As soon as you enter West Carson Street, look for signs(on your right) directing you to free parking for The Duquesne Incline. You will turn right at the next traffic light, to access this parking lot.

From the Pittsburgh International Airport:

Proceed towards Downtown Pittsburgh on the Airport Expressway, which becomes the Penn-Lincoln Parkway West[Interstate 279(I-279) south, U.S. 22 west, U.S. 30 west]. Exit the expressway immediately before entering the Fort Pitt Tunnel, at the West End exit(PA 51 north). Follow the West End Bypass Expressway(PA 51 north) until it ends at, what is known as, the West End Circle. Follow the signs directing you towards Downtown Pittsburgh; these signs will place you, eastbound, on West Carson Street. Proceed east on West Carson Street, about a half-mile, to reach The Duquesne Incline. Immediately after passing the Gateway View Plaza office and warehouse building(long building on your left), turn left at traffic light to access the parking lot for The Duquesne Incline; there is a sign, on your left at this traffic light, directing you to free Incline parking.

From Station Square:

You may use either West Carson Street, or the Station Square access road(Station Square Drive) which parallels the Monongahela and Ohio rivers, to reach The Duquesne Incline.
Station Square Access Road(Station Square Drive) -
This road runs from the Sheraton Hotel, westward, parallel with the Monongahela River and then the Ohio River. Shortly after passing under the Fort Pitt Bridge, and immediately after passing the old Lawrence Paint Building(on your left), you will come to the parking lot(on your left) for The Duquesne Incline.
West Carson Street -
Proceed west on West Carson Street and pass under the Fort Pitt Bridge. The Duquesne Incline is located less than a block west of the bridge off-ramp, which you will pass on your right. As soon as you pass this off-ramp, look for signs(on your right) directing you to free parking for The Duquesne Incline. You will turn right at the next traffic light, to access this parking lot.



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