Directions from Amherst to Syracuse

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Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 6 min

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

$43 - $100

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$74 - $165

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Amherst to Syracuse 243.7 miles

$23 - $35

Bus, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA - 79 South Pleasant Street to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR

$166 - $635

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 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amherst to Syracuse via Springfield, MA, Springfield Amtrak, and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak in around 7 h 53 min.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $110
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Amherst, MA - 79 South Pleasant Street to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amherst and Syracuse is 306 km. The road distance is 390 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Amherst to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Amherst, MA - 79 South Pleasant Street and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via Springfield, Ma and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Amherst to Syracuse, including transfers.