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

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Recommended option

Fly to Syracuse  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR

$142 - $571

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

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

$35 - $90

4 alternative options

Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  6 h 9 min

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

$97 - $386

Fly to Rochester, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rochester (ROC) BOS - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$150 - $507

Train  •  8 h 23 min

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

$55 - $160

Drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Syracuse 312.5 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Syracuse is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Syracuse is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs $140 - $600.

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The distance between Boston and Syracuse is 423 km. The road distance is 500 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Boston to Syracuse, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Syracuse, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

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

JetBlue Airways and American Airlines fly from Boston to Syracuse twice daily. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Syracuse hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
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
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 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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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
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 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
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

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