There are 4 ways to get from Ithaca to Vermont by bus, train, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train, car ferry  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny 300
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Westport Amtrak
  4. Take the car ferry from Essex, NY to Charlotte, VT

$91 - $224

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 212
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal to Downtown Transit Center Burlington 7

$75 - $120

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 212
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Schenectady, NY
  3. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Rutland Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Marble Valley Regional Transit Center to Downtown Transit Center Burlington 7

$82 - $152

Drive  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Burlington 308.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Vermont is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Vermont is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ithaca to Vermont. However, there are services departing from Ithaca, Ny and arriving at Downtown Transit Center Burlington via Binghamton, NY and Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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The distance between Ithaca and Vermont is 251 miles. The road distance is 308.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Vermont without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 20 min and costs $75 - $120.

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It takes approximately 11 h 53 min to get from Ithaca to Vermont, including transfers.

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Ithaca to Vermont bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ithaca, Ny station.

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Ithaca to Vermont bus services, operated by Vermont Translines, arrive at Downtown Transit Center Burlington station.

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Map of how to get from Ithaca to Vermont.
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  • Distance: 251.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 53 min

What companies run services between Ithaca, NY, USA and Vermont, USA?

You can take a bus from Ithaca to Burlington via Binghamton, Ny, Binghamton, NY, Albany, NY, and Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal in around 11 h 20 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Westport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Rutland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Schenectady, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal to Downtown Transit Center Burlington
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com
Bus from Marble Valley Regional Transit Center to Downtown Transit Center Burlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com
Ferry operators
Lake Champlain Ferries
Website
ferries.com
Car ferry from Essex, NY to Charlotte, VT
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
ferries.com

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