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Coach Trip Information: New York to Syracuse

There are 18 intercity coaches per day from New York to Syracuse. Traveling by coach from New York to Syracuse usually takes around 4 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest Wanda Coach coach can make the trip in 4 hours,

Distance195 mi (314 km)
Shortest duration4h 0m
Cheapest price£20.98
Trips per day16
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Coach lines5

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from New York to Syracuse

(Based on 138 ratings and reviews)

4.6

4.0

Keanna

24 January 2023- Visiting family

Adirondack Trailways

Straightforward right with one stop

Straightforward right with one stop

5.0

Tania

21 January 2023- Visiting family

Adirondack Trailways

Pros: Arriving to my destination safely. Cons: No improvement. Tips: None.

Pros: Arriving to my destination safely. Cons: No improvement. Tips: None.

5.0

Antoinette

20 January 2023- Regular commuter

Adirondack Trailways

Pros: My Driver Doug was amazing! He was friendly and knowledgeable. He kept us updated on the traffic and any minor delays! Cons: A little more leg room but i’m tall so i’m use to it. Tips: Be nice to the driver and clean up after yourself!

Pros: My Driver Doug was amazing! He was friendly and knowledgeable. He kept us updated on the traffic and any minor delays! Cons: A little more leg room but i’m tall so i’m use to it. Tips: Be nice to the driver and clean up after yourself!

5.0

Alana

17 January 2023- Solo travel

Adirondack Trailways

Pros: Most of it everything went well. Tips: Use the overhead and if you want a individual seat get there early and sit in the back.

Pros: Most of it everything went well. Tips: Use the overhead and if you want a individual seat get there early and sit in the back.

5.0

Jurrandie

12 January 2023- Business

Adirondack Trailways

Pros: Bring back the 10 PM but overall always a gr8 trip. Cons: 10 pm schedule from nyc I need it back.

Pros: Bring back the 10 PM but overall always a gr8 trip. Cons: 10 pm schedule from nyc I need it back.

How much is a coach ticket from New York to Syracuse?

£30.06 is the average price of a coach ticket from New York to Syracuse. Taking a coach is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

£36£24£12JanFeb

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from New York to Syracuse is expected to range from £27 to £36. If you are looking to travel to Syracuse within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from £31. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are £27 and can be found on 23 February 2023.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in June. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just £35 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from New York to Syracuse in January, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to £40 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 25 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £16.93 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from New York to Syracuse?

There are 5 bus lines from New York to Syracuse available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 7 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:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Trailways45h 18m£37.78
FlixBus US35h 2m£35.64
Greyhound74h 57m£38.13
OurBus24h 25m£31.42
Wanda Coach14h 0m£24.21
  • Adirondack Trailways

    Adirondack Trailways

    Book Adirondack Trailways from New York to Syracuse from £36. There are 4 Adirondack Trailways schedules from New York to Syracuse and you can expect on average to pay for a Adirondack Trailways ticket to Syracuse. In New York, Adirondack Trailways departs to Syracuse from Port Authority Bus Station and no other station. In Syracuse, Adirondack Trailways arrives at 1 Walsh Circle Ste 30 and no other station.

    An average trip on Adirondack Trailways from New York to Syracuse takes 5 hours and 18 minutes , while the fastest available Adirondack Trailways trip will get you to Syracuse in 4 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Adirondack Trailways offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Syracuse.

  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 3 trips per day from New York to Syracuse, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound

    Greyhound

    Greyhound is the largest nationwide coach carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 7 bus trips from New York to Syracuse every day, with the average journey taking around 4 hours and 57 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Syracuse usually start from £26.

  • OurBus

    OurBus

    OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from £21, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from New York to Syracuse if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

  • Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach is one of the leading Chinatown bus carriers in the U.S. The company offers 1 daily bus trips to and from more than 70 cities across the East Coast and the Midwest. With bus ticket prices starting from £24 and convenient pick-up and drop-off locations, Wanda Coach is one of the preferred bus carriers for passengers looking to travel between the Chinatown districts of New York and Syracuse.

Frequently Asked Questions

What bus company has the most daily routes to Syracuse from New York City?

Greyhound has the most daily routes to Syracuse from New York City, with around 17 per day. On average, Greyhound provides 351 trips to Syracuse per month. The ride takes approximately 5 hours and 23 minutes on average, although pending traffic and weather conditions, you can get there in as quickly as 4 hours and 20 minutes. Greyhound tickets for this route average about $35.

Can you take a train from New York to Syracuse?

Four train lines operate between New York City and Syracuse, including Amtrak Empire Service, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited and Amtrak Maple Leaf. The earliest train departs New York at 7:00 a.m. EDT, and the last train of the day leaves around 3:00 p.m. Train ticket prices for this route average about $63. The fastest line for this route is the Amtrak Empire Service, which takes around 5 hours and 20 minutes.

Depending on your budget, traveling by bus may be a better option. It is considerably cheaper and there are more departure times that can fit into your schedule.

How far is Syracuse from New York?

New York City is about 259.4 miles (417.5 kilometers) northwest of Syracuse. Traveling by bus, the drive typically takes between 4.5 and 5.5 hours depending on traffic and weather conditions.

Is it safe to travel by coach from New York to Syracuse during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the coach or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride from New York to Syracuse?

The coach takes an average of 4 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 195 miles from New York to Syracuse. However, the fastest coach only takes 4 hours. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

"Because many passengers travel from New York to Syracuse at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. 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, Friday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave New York?

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from New York to Syracuse, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 18 scheduled coaches that travel from New York to Syracuse every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 16 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Syracuse; ticket prices start at £42.77.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square. Or hop on a ferry to Ellis Island to meet the Statue of Liberty up-close and personal.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Syracuse

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Syracuse might not be the top destination for tourists in New York, but it does have plenty of quirky and fun destinations for all age groups. Upon your first arrival to the city, don’t miss out on the chance to take a stroll around the historic Armory Square, considered to be the top destination by locals. The square also features plenty of restaurants and nightclubs if you are looking for the quarter with the best nightlife in town. If you want to mingle with a good crowd for some fun, the Carrier Dome, which is located within the campus of Syracuse University, will offer the adrenaline rush you need. For those seeking a more culturally-inclined activity, head towards the Everson Museum of Art and marvel at the most significant collection of American ceramics in the country.

Syracuse features a vibrant and diverse food scene. If you enjoy brunch, Modern Malt, a local favorite, is the place to be. And for some amazing authentic Cuban dishes, head to Esquina Habanera.

The busiest bus and train station in the city is the William F. Walsh Regional Transportation Center. From there you can catch an Amtrak train or a bus run by Greyhound, New York Trailways, OurBus or Jefferson Lines to various cities, including New York, Boston, and Albany. Syracuse is served by Amtrak’s Empire Service, Lake Shore Limited and Maple Leaf lines. The Syracuse Hancock International Airport is the principal airport in the city, and it is located five miles northwest of downtown.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in New York?

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Main departure station: Port Authority Bus Station

Port Authority Bus Terminal is the largest bus station in New York City. First opened in 1950, it is the main Manhattan bus stop for various regional and nationwide bus carriers that provide intercity transportation to and from NYC such as Greyhound, NY Trailways, Peter Pan Bus Lines, and Ourbus, among many others. Port Authority’s central location just steps away from Times Square provides easy connections to various other forms of transportation, including 13 lines of the NYC Subway, 11 lines of the NYC Bus, over 60 lines of the NJ Transit Bus, and shuttle services to each of the three airports in New York’s metropolitan area. At the terminal, you will find a variety of fast food restaurants and convenience stores, as well as a USPS branch and a bowling alley.

All coach stations in New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station

  • 300-310 W 31 St (SW Corner of 31st & 8th Ave)

  • GW Bridge Bus Station - Slip 2

  • Port Authority - 301 W 41st St

  • 95 Canal St

  • GW Bridge Bus Station

  • 7-11 - Jd Foods

  • GW Bridge Bus Station, Level 3, Slip 5

  • Madison Ave btwn E. 26th and 27th St

Where does the coach arrive in Syracuse?

Main arrival station: 1 Walsh Circle Ste 30

Coaches arrive in Syracuse at 6 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.

Coach stations in Syracuse:

  • 1 Walsh Circle Ste 30

  • Regional Transportation Center - 1 Walsh Cir

  • Schine Student Ctr - 210 Waverly Ave

  • Syracuse Airport (Taxi Queue S-Term. A)

  • 1449 Erie Blvd E (Asia Food Market)

  • Syracuse University Libraries

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