There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Cornell University by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Ithaca, NY Boston, MA - Albany, NY - Ithaca, NY

$21 - $45

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Drive  •  6h 15m

  1. Drive from Boston to Cornell University 333.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Syracuse, bus  •  4h 41m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ithaca, NY

$98 - $470

Fly to Ithaca  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Ithaca (ITH) BOS - ITH

$134 - $292

Fly to Rochester, bus  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rochester (ROC) BOS - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY

$83 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Cornell University is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Cornell University is to fly and bus which costs $95 - $470 and takes 4h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Ithaca, NY. Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6h 30m.

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The distance between Boston and Cornell University is 278 miles. The road distance is 333.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Cornell University without a car is to bus which takes 6h 37m and costs $21 - $45.

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The bus from Boston, MA to Ithaca, NY takes 6h 30m including transfers and departs once a week.

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Boston to Cornell University bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Boston, MA station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Cornell University is to bus which takes 6h 37m and costs $21 - $45. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $130 - $300 and takes 6h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 9m.

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Boston to Cornell University bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Cornell University.
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  • Distance: 278.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Boston, MA to Ithaca, NY once a week. Tickets cost $21 - $45 and the journey takes 6h 30m. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Boston to Cornell University hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Rochester, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $280
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Boston to Rochester via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $45
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ourbus.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
ourbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Cornell University is 333 miles. It takes approximately 6h 15m to drive from Boston to Cornell University.

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

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There are 43+ hotels available in Cornell University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $11.

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