There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Ithaca by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

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

$16 - $40

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Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Ithaca 331.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 16 min

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

$214 - $778

Fly to Rochester, bus  •  6 h 24 min

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

$144 - $484

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Ithaca is to bus which costs $16 - $40 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Ithaca is to fly which costs $210 - $800 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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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 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Ithaca is 277 miles. The road distance is 331.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs $16 - $40.

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The bus from Boston, MA to Ithaca, NY takes 6 h 15 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Cambridge to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Boston, MA station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Ithaca is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs $16 - $40. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $210 - $800 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Cambridge to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Ithaca.
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  • Distance: 276.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, MA, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Cambridge to Ithaca once a week. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Cambridge to Ithaca hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Rochester, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Columbus, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Ithaca via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $40
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ourbus.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Ithaca is 331 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to drive from Cambridge to Ithaca.

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

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There are 29+ hotels available in Ithaca. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs $8.

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