If your trip to Crafton is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.Make the short drive out of the middle of the neighborhood and spend the day discovering West End-Elliott Overlook Park and Bicycle Heaven. Like some more nearby options? James Gallery is also worth dropping by.
If you’d like to head out on a day trip, we can give you a few ideas. Why not load up the car and check out what’s going on in Green Tree or Manchester? Both offer plenty to do and a good variety of accommodations. Green Tree is 1 mile away, and Manchester is 3 miles.
Mingling and networking with lots of different people can be draining. So if you’re in Crafton for a work-related trip, you’ll be thrilled to hear that there are some terrific places to rest and relax near these popular convention centers:
David L Lawrence Convention Center (4 miles away).
Monroeville Convention Center (14 miles away).
Crafton is a little way out of downtown Pittsburgh, so there’s a high chance you’ll be doing your fair share of driving. If your plan is to use Crafton as a base from which to discover the city and its surroundings, pick a smaller car. Nothing beats a compact for squeezing into those narrow parking spots. Alternatively, if you’re moving away from the bright lights and traffic, reserve something with a little more power and legroom. Not many visitors regret splashing out that little bit extra on a full-size or an SUV.
For some of us, owning a prestige vehicle is little more than a pipe dream. But renting your dream ride can easily be a reality! Imagine cruising around town in a fancy sports car, even if it’s only for a little while. Or perhaps all you need is a trusty set of wheels to get you from A to B. Affordable or flashy? Either way, there’s a rental car to suit your style in Crafton.
You’ll be cruising along the right-hand side of the road in Crafton. Even though you may be comfortable with the traffic rules, we recommend driving a little more carefully in new and unfamiliar destinations.
With Pittsburgh having a modest population of about 304,400, peak-hour traffic isn’t a big concern in the neighborhood of Crafton. As with most destinations, the roads are busier as people drive to and from work. Try to avoid those times if you want to reach your destination faster.
For the most part, parking in Crafton is an easy task. If you’re heading to one of the busier sights in town, it’s a good idea to consider parking options before you leave.
Crafton is a neighborhood in the city of Pittsburgh, where speed limits range from 20mph to 70mph. However, these limits can vary. Residential areas are usually 20mph unless otherwise signed.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your car rental company may charge the amount of the fine to your credit card. This is the usual approach. Or it may give your contact information to local law enforcement agencies so the fine is sent straight to you.
In short, yes. However, there may be exceptions for certain vehicles run by public transportation networks.
It is legal to use your cell phone while operating a vehicle in Crafton. However, we recommend that you stay on the safe side and avoid using your phone — your attention is better spent on the road.
When driving in Crafton, it’s illegal to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.08%. Planning to have a glass or two of wine with lunch or dinner? Consider using a ride-sharing service or booking a taxi.
Traffic laws in Crafton allow drivers at a red light to turn into the lane nearer to them, without waiting for it to turn green. Before turning, the vehicle must fully stop and the driver must be certain that the way is clear before continuing on.