Elevation from Pittsburgh to North Myrtle Beach via Washington, DC

Elevation (ft)05001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000
Grade %-5-4-3-2-1012345
Max elevation: 2527 ft / 770 m
Min elevation: 16 ft / 5 m
Elevation change: 2511 ft / 765 m
Max grade: 4.7%
Min grade: -4.4%
Steepness score: 9 + 472 + 2175 + 21 = 2678
Distance: 663.12 mi / 1067.18 km
Travel Time: 10 hours 35 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
This alternate route appears to be flatter than the direct route from Pittsburgh to North Myrtle Beach. The "steepness" score is 2678 which is lower than the score of 5117 for the direct route. A lower score means the route is likely to be flatter, but you should also check with other travelers to find out if the roads might be more difficult. If we break down the score into components, the first part is the average elevation score, which is 9 vs 21 for the direct route. The second part is the maximum grade or slope score, which is 472 compared to 534. The third part measures the average grade. This route has a grading score of 2175 vs 4541. Finally, the last part factors in the extra driving distance, which has a score of 21 vs 20. All of these components make up the total score that we use to determine which route has greater steepness and elevation change to give you an idea of waypoints that might lead to the flattest route.
Make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. For alternate routes, check the main Pittsburgh to North Myrtle Beach elevation profile. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Pittsburgh to North Myrtle Beach. You can also view a 3-D map of Pittsburgh elevation or North Myrtle Beach elevation.

These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Pittsburgh and North Myrtle Beach.

I-37614 mi / 23 km
I-76105 mi / 169 km
I-7078 mi / 126 km
I-27031 mi / 50 km
I-395 Lanes19 mi / 31 km
I-95338 mi / 544 km
26 mi / 42 km
14 mi / 23 km
24 mi / 39 km