There are 4 ways to get from Cornell University to Washington by plane, bus or car

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Fly Ithaca to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ITH - IAD

$202 - $924

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Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Washington, DC Washington DC-Ithaca Route

$16 - $40

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Bus to Rochester, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ROC - DCA

$137 - $551

Drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Cornell University to Washington 326.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Cornell University to Washington is to bus which costs $16 - $40 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cornell University to Washington is to fly which costs $200 - $950 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ithaca, NY and arriving at Washington, DC. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between Cornell University and Washington is 249 miles. The road distance is 326.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cornell University to Washington without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 5 min and costs $16 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Cornell University to Washington, including transfers.

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Cornell University to Washington bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Ithaca, NY station.

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The best way to get from Cornell University to Washington is to fly which takes 2 h 32 min and costs $200 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $40 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Ithaca Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 26 min.

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Cornell University to Washington bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Washington, DC station.

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Map of how to get from Cornell University to Washington.
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  • Distance: 248.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Cornell University, NY, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

United Airlines flies from Cornell University to Washington 6 times a week. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Cornell University to Washington 3 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ithaca to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $40
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ourbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Cornell University to Washington is 326 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to drive from Cornell University to Washington.

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United Airlines offers flights from Ithaca Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 846+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cornell University to Ithaca Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs $13 - $17.

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