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Watertown to Syracuse bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$23.47
Fastest time1h 10m
Trips per day6
Bus lines2
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Watertown to Syracuse
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
July 17, 2019Visiting family
the convenience and price of our trip
I would recommend this way to travel to others

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
December 12, 2019Visiting family
The trip was fine for my first bus experience
Heat in the bus terminal

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Watertown to Syracuse 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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 Watertown to Syracuse?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $23.81 was the low point for bus fares from Watertown to Syracuse. Buses from Syracuse to Watertown are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $23.81 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 20 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $1.78 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 1 hour 22 minutes to cover the 105 kilometers (65 miles) from Watertown to Syracuse. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 10 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Syracuse. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Watertown?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Watertown to Syracuse, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Watertown to Syracuse 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 Watertown to Syracuse; ticket prices start at $16.67.

What bus companies travel from Watertown to Syracuse?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Watertown to Syracuse. Of these two services, Trailways NY usually offers more choice, with 5 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Trailways21h 23m$25.50
Trailways NY51h 22m$25.59

Where does the bus leave from in Watertown?

Buses to Syracuse leave from multiple locations in Watertown, New York. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 540 State St

Where does the bus arrive in Syracuse?

Buses arrive in Syracuse at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Syracuse, New York:

  • Syracuse Hancock Intl Apt
  • Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir
  • Destiny USA

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