There are 7 ways to get from Burlington to Elmira by bus, night bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, night bus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlington, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the night bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 311 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY

$65 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlington, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
  3. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Elmira, NY

$63 - $123

5 alternative options

Bus via Syracuse, Ny  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Niagara Falls Bus Terminal 12
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 317 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY

$68 - $135

Bus via Niagara Falls Bus Terminal  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Niagara Falls Bus Terminal 12
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
  3. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Elmira, NY

$66 - $115

Train, bus  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Aldershot to Syracuse
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY

$78 - $196

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from Burlington to Elmira 220.7 miles

$29 - $45

Fly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) YYZ - ELM

$160 - $1,055

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burlington to Elmira is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Burlington to Elmira is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burlington to Elmira. However, there are services departing from Coventry At Guelph and arriving at Elmira, NY via Burlington, ON, Buffalo, Ny, Syracuse, Ny and Binghamton, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

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The distance between Burlington and Elmira is 286 km. The road distance is 353.1 km.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Elmira without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 10 h 9 min and costs $80 - $190.

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It takes approximately 10 h 9 min to get from Burlington to Elmira, including transfers.

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Burlington to Elmira bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Burlington, ON station.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Elmira is to bus which takes 10 h 35 min and costs $80 - $160. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $200 - $1,400 and takes 7 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Burlington to Elmira.
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  • Distance: 178.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 9 min

What companies run services between Burlington, ON, Canada and Elmira, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Burlington to Elmira via John Street Terminal, Burlington, ON, Buffalo, NY, Olean, NY, and Olean, NY in around 10 h 35 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Burlington to Elmira hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Aldershot to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Burlington, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Niagara Falls Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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