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Elmira to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$62.00
Shortest Duration4h 35m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1
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Elmira-New York Bus Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Elmira to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $62.00 was the low point for bus fares from Elmira to New York. Buses from New York to Elmira are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $62.00 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.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 174 miles (279 kilometers) from Elmira to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 35 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

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

Because many passengers travel from Elmira 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, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Elmira?

There is usually only one bus per day from Elmira to New York. It leaves the station in Elmira at 11:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Elmira to New York. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Elmira to New York; ticket prices start at $112.83.

What bus companies travel from Elmira to New York?

There is one bus company that operates from Elmira to New York. Trailways NY is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Trailways NY14h 35m$62.00

Where does the bus leave from in Elmira?

Most buses depart from the main station in Elmira, New York:

  • Trailways Bus Term - 100 East Church St

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

All buses from Elmira arrive at one main station in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station

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