There are 6 ways to get from Amherst to Syracuse by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 277 / ...

$43 - $101

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Train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Lake Shore Limited

$54 - $136

Bus Trailways New York  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Syracuse, NY Albany

$46 - $91

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Amherst to Syracuse 243.7 miles

$23 - $35

Bus, bus to Boston, fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR

$165 - $636

Bus, bus to Hartford, fly  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  3. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Syracuse (SYR) BDL - SYR

$209 - $805

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The cheapest way to get from Amherst to Syracuse is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amherst to Syracuse is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amherst to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Amherst, MA and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via Springfield, Ma and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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The distance between Amherst and Syracuse is 191 miles. The road distance is 243.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Amherst to Syracuse without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Amherst to Syracuse, including transfers.

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Amherst to Syracuse bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Springfield, Ma station.

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The best way to get from Amherst to Syracuse is to bus which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $40 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $140 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Amherst to Syracuse bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Syracuse, Ny station.

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  • Distance: 191.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between Amherst, MA, USA and Syracuse, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Amherst to Syracuse via Springfield, MA, Springfield, Ma, and Albany, Ny in around 5 h 57 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Amherst to Syracuse once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Hartford to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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 Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Northampton to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Amherst to Syracuse is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Amherst to Syracuse.

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JetBlue Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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