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Relocating to Pittsburgh? Great Rates on One-Way Truck Rentals!

Pittsburgh is a beautiful city located in the Northeastern Region of the United States and home to more than 300,000 residents. Pittsburgh has two primary nicknames, "The Steel City" and "The City of Bridges," which are derived from the cities 300+ steel based businesses and over 440 bridges. Rated the ‘most livable city’ twice by the Places Rated Almanac, we have also named Pittsburgh the #3 Top Growth City in 2013 on our annual migration trends report. We welcome you as a future resident to the city of Pittsburgh; reserve your one-way truck rental today!

Helpful Tips for Your One-Way Move to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

With more than 20 U-Haul truck rental locations in Pittsburgh, we are here to help your move go as easy as possible. Here are some great moving tips that may help along your journey.

  • Vehicle registration – The state of Pennsylvania allows a 20-day grace period to register your vehicle(s) once you obtain a permanent residence. You are also allowed 60 days to convert your driver’s license to a Pennsylvania license.
  • Use GPS – With 400+ bridges throughout Pittsburgh, getting around may be a struggle at first. Educate yourself with the roads and bridges so that you do not end up on the wrong side of the river.
  • Visit The Duquesne Incline – The Duquesne Incline climbs Mt. Washington providing amazing views of downtown Pittsburgh. You will find more visitors during the day, but it may prove to be a romantic setting at night, overlooking the downtown cityscape.
  • Time your move – Temperatures in Pittsburgh can drop below freezing during the winter. Timing your moving day during the spring or autumn may work out better for than trying to unload a moving truck in the snow.

Did you know?

Kayaking is very popular in Pittsburgh. If you enjoy being active and outdoors, you may just want to grab a friend and rent a kayak from North Shore or the North Park Boathouse. Both boathouses are open during the summer months, so hop in a kayak and enjoy the breathtaking views from the waterfront.


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