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Ithaca to Syracuse, NY bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$30.00
Shortest Duration1h 20m
Trips per day3
Bus lines1
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Ithaca-Syracuse Bus Schedule

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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Ithaca to Syracuse
Based on 8 reviews

Based on 8 reviews
Users that traveled with Trailways NY report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 33 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
January 27, 2020Visiting friends
Easy, simple, straightforward
Direct to college campus transport
Arrive early - rather safe than sorry and makes life easier
November 27, 2019Visiting family
It was a good value for the money, and the bus was reliable.
September 6, 2019Regular commuter
The trips are right on time.
September 8, 2019Visiting family
It was an inexpensive way to travel
You should double check things on Trailways website as our bus driver said this site was not kept up to date on schedule times and there were a lot of mistakes on it. I cannot verify this, but one needs to be careful so one does not miss a flight.
September 3, 2019Solo travel
Easy and no hassle
Nothing so far

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Ithaca to Syracuse?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $30.00 was the low point for bus fares from Ithaca to Syracuse. Buses from Syracuse to Ithaca are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $30.00 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 1 hour 21 minutes to cover the 45 miles (73 kilometers) from Ithaca to Syracuse. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 20 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, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus 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 buses leave Ithaca?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00am. To see the times for all buses from Ithaca to Syracuse, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Ithaca to Syracuse every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 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 Ithaca to Syracuse, NY; ticket prices start at $18.00.

What bus companies travel from Ithaca to Syracuse?

There is one bus company that operates from Ithaca to Syracuse. 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.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus31h 22m$30.00

Where does the bus leave from in Ithaca?

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

  • 430 College Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Syracuse?

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

  • Syracuse Hancock Intl Apt

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