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Syracuse to New York bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||4h 30m|
|Trips per day||9|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is there a direct bus from Syracuse to New York?
Is there a train from Syracuse to New York?
There are three train lines that provide a direct trip from Syracuse to New York City. The first train departs at 7:00 a.m. EDT and the latest departs at 3:00 p.m. EDT. Those train lines are:
Amtrak Empire Service, which offers 2 daily routes from Syracuse to New York with tickets averaging about $73. The average travel time on this train is approximately 5 hours and 50 minutes.
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited, which offers 1 daily route from Syracuse to New York with tickets averaging about $61. The average travel time on this train is approximately 7 hours and 2 minutes.
Amtrak Maple Leaf, which offers 1 daily route from Syracuse to New York with tickets averaging about $73 and the duration being 6 hours and 38 minutes.
How far apart are Syracuse and New York?
Is it safe to travel by bus from Syracuse to New York right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Syracuse to New York?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $47.86 was the low point for bus fares from Syracuse to New York. Buses from New York to Syracuse are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $47.86 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 7 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $19.81 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 7 minutes to cover the 314 kilometers (195 miles) from Syracuse to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from Syracuse to New York at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to New York, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Syracuse?
The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Syracuse to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 9 scheduled buses that travel from Syracuse to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 6 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Syracuse to New York; ticket prices start at $70.99.
What bus companies travel from Syracuse to New York?
There are 7 bus lines from Syracuse to New York. With 4 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
Where does the bus leave from in Syracuse?
Buses to New York leave from multiple locations in Syracuse, New York. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:
- Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir
- Syracuse Hancock Intl Apt
- Destiny USA
- 2042 Erie Blvd E
- Schine Student Ctr - 210 Waverly Ave
Where does the bus arrive in New York?
Buses arrive in New York at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in New York, New York:
- Port Authority Bus Station
- 95 Canal St
- 368 Park Ave S
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