There are 8 ways to get from Boston to Skaneateles by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$179 - $312

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Syracuse, Ny 277 / ...

$39 - $93

6 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA South Station to Albany, NY Boston
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Syracuse, NY Albany

$51 - $143

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Skaneateles 332.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Ithaca, taxi  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Ithaca (ITH) BOS - ITH
  2. Take a taxi from Ithaca to Skaneateles

$412 - $1,026

Fly to Syracuse, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR
  2. Take the bus from C22 to E.Genesee St & State St

$145 - $577

Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Buffalo (BUF) BOS - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Syracuse, Ny

$100 - $392

Fly to Rochester, train, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rochester (ROC) BOS - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to B14
  4. Take the bus from C22 to E.Genesee St & State St

$153 - $513

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Skaneateles is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Skaneateles is to drive which takes 5 h 47 min and costs $30 - $50.

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The distance between Boston and Skaneateles is 444 km. The road distance is 532 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to get from Boston to Skaneateles, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Skaneateles. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at E.Genesee St & State St via S.State St & E.Jefferson St and C22. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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

Amtrak operates a train from Boston to Skaneateles once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $160 and the journey takes 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Skaneateles hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Rochester, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Pittsburgh, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
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 Boston to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Buffalo, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Columbus, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $40
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Buffalo Airport to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA South Station to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Centro
Website
centro.org
Bus from C22 to E.Genesee St & State St
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
centro.org
Bus from Regional Transportation Center to B14
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
centro.org
Other operators
Taxi from Ithaca to Skaneateles
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Ithaca Dispatch
Phone
+1 607-277-8294
Website
ithacataxi.biz
Green Hornet Taxi
Phone
+1 607-280-3779
Website
greenhornettaxicab.com
Collegetown Cab
Phone
+1 607-588-8888

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