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There are 8 ways to get from Brown University to Cornell University by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train, bus via New York, NY  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$75 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus Trailways New York  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$36 - $96

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Train, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route / ...

$75 - $122

Train Amtrak, bus  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ithaca, NY

$125 - $239

Bus North Fork Express  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Brown University, RI to Manhattan, NY
  2. Take the bus from Queens, NY-LIE/Rt 405, Exit 23 to Cornell University West Campus North Bound-Manorville-Cornell

$73 - $78

Drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Brown University to Cornell University 328.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Ithaca (ITH) PVD - ITH

$255 - $429

Fly to Elmira/Corning, bus  •  8 h 5 min

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

$214 - $909

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The cheapest way to get from Brown University to Cornell University is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brown University to Cornell University is to fly which costs $250 - $430 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brown University to Cornell University. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Ithaca, NY via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Brown University and Cornell University is 266 miles. The road distance is 328.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Brown University to Cornell University without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 2 min and costs $75 - $120.

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It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to get from Brown University to Cornell University, including transfers.

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Brown University to Cornell University bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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The best way to get from Brown University to Cornell University is to bus which takes 9 h 45 min and costs $35 - $100. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $250 - $430 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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There is no direct flight from Providence Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Brown University to Cornell University bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Brown University to Cornell University.
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  • Distance: 265.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 2 min

What companies run services between Brown University, RI, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Brown University to Cornell University via 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Ithaca, NY in around 9 h 45 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Brown University to Cornell University hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Providence to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Providence to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $80
Business Class
$90 - $150
First Class
$210 - $280
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$110 - $170
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
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ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University West
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Brown University, RI to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Website
gobuses.com
North Fork Express
Phone
1-631-588-7433
Website
northforkexpress.com
Bus from Queens, NY-LIE/Rt 405, Exit 23 to Cornell University West Campus
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
northforkexpress.com
Book at
northforkexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Brown University to Cornell University is 329 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to drive from Brown University to Cornell University.

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

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