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Philadelphia to Syracuse bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$64.97
Fastest time7h 35m
Trips per day11
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Philadelphia to Syracuse

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Philadelphia to Syracuse is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Philadelphia to Syracuse were $84.22. By booking 24 days out, tickets are on average $59.39 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Philadelphia to Syracuse?

The distance between Philadelphia and Syracuse is approximately 219.96 miles, or 353.90 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 8 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 35 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Philadelphia to Syracuse?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Philadelphia to Syracuse by bus is on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Friday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Which bus should you take from Philadelphia to Syracuse?

Typically there are 11 scheduled buses per day. One bus company currently travels from Philadelphia to Syracuse.

The best option will depend on the time of your trip, available prices and other factors, but Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Philadelphia to Syracuse, with an average of 11 trips per day and 219 monthly trips.

Of the 11 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Philadelphia to Syracuse starts at $107.40.

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Book Greyhound from Philadelphia to Syracuse from $64.97. There are 11 Greyhound schedules from Philadelphia to Syracuse and you can expect on average to pay $109.06 for a Greyhound ticket to Syracuse. In Philadelphia, Greyhound departs to Syracuse from Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St and no other station. In Syracuse, Greyhound arrives at Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Philadelphia to Syracuse takes 8 hours and 8 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Syracuse in 7 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 13 trips per day and you could expect to pay $122.83 for a weekend getaway trip to Syracuse.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Philadelphia. Most bus trips to Syracuse will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St
Bus trips arrive in Syracuse at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Syracuse for trips arriving from Philadelphia:
  • Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir
  • Schine Student Ctr - 210 Waverly Ave