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There are 7 ways to get from Asheville to Ithaca by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Ithaca  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Asheville (AVL) to Ithaca (ITH) AVL - ITH

$267 - $1,221

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Washington Union Station  •  19h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Asheville, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
  2. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Ithaca, NY

$92 - $207

5 alternative options

Fly to Elmira/Corning, bus  •  9h 50m

  1. Fly from Asheville (AVL) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) AVL - ELM
  2. Take the bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY

$233 - $958

Bus, train  •  20h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Asheville, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
  2. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY

$116 - $302

Bus Pandora Bus  •  22h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Asheville to Greenville
  2. Take the bus from Greenville, SC to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave

$125 - $172

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Asheville, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY

$99 - $173

Drive  •  12h 47m

  1. Drive from Asheville to Ithaca 718.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Asheville to Ithaca is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Asheville to Ithaca is to fly which costs $260 - $1,300 and takes 5h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Asheville to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Asheville, Nc and arriving at Ithaca, NY via Winston Salem, Nc and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 40m.

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The distance between Asheville and Ithaca is 577 miles. The road distance is 718.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Asheville to Ithaca without a car is to bus and train which takes 19h 49m and costs $90 - $210.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Asheville to Ithaca, including transfers.

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Asheville to Ithaca bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Asheville, Nc station.

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The best way to get from Asheville to Ithaca is to fly which takes 5h 39m and costs $260 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 22h 50m.

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There is no direct flight from Asheville Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 59m and has one stopover.

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Asheville to Ithaca bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Asheville to Ithaca.
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  • Distance: 576.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 39m

What companies run services between Asheville, NC, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Asheville to Ithaca every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Asheville to Ithaca via Greenville, Greenville, SC, New York, NY, East Broadway, W 4 St, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and College @ Mitchell in around 22h 50m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Asheville to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Asheville to Ithaca via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Asheville to Ithaca via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Asheville to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Asheville to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Asheville to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Asheville to Elmira/Corning via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 Asheville, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Asheville, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $140
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Greenville, SC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Asheville to Ithaca is 719 miles. It takes approximately 12h 47m to drive from Asheville to Ithaca.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Asheville Airport to Ithaca Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Ithaca. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Asheville to Asheville Airport is to bus which takes 31m and costs $1.

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