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New York to Ithaca bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||3h 50m|
|Trips per day||4|
New York to Ithaca Route Map
Frequently Asked Questions
How far is Ithaca from New York?
How do you get from downtown Ithaca to Cornell?
Is there a train from New York to Ithaca?
Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to Ithaca 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 New York to Ithaca?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, US$55.30 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Ithaca. Buses from Ithaca to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than US$55.30 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 2 days in advance. By doing so, you could save US$0.54 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 57 minutes to cover the 176 miles (283 kilometers) from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 50 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
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 Ithaca. 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?
The first bus leaves at 07:00 and the last bus leaves at 17:00. To see the times for all buses from New York to Ithaca, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Ithaca every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from New York to New York without transferring.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Ithaca; ticket prices start at US$85.00.
What bus companies travel from New York to Ithaca?
There is one bus company that operates from New York to Ithaca. OurBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
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Where does the bus leave from in New York?
Most buses depart from the main station in New York, New York:
- GW Bridge, Slip 2 - 4211 Broadway
- Madison Ave btwn E. 26th and 27th St
- 44th St & 3rd Ave
Where does the bus arrive in Ithaca?
All buses from New York arrive at one main station in Ithaca, New York:
- 130 E Seneca St
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