There are 5 ways to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 212
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$67 - $155

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Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University 316.9 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Ithaca (ITH) PIT - ITH

$256 - $1,320

Fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) PIT - ELM
  2. Take a taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University

$248 - $998

Fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) PIT - AVP
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny

$135 - $593

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The cheapest way to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University is to fly which costs $250 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The distance between Carnegie Mellon University and Cornell University is 228 miles. The road distance is 316.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 1 min and costs $65 - $160.

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It takes approximately 11 h 1 min to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University is to bus which takes 11 h 1 min and costs $65 - $160. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $250 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 29 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University is 317 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to drive from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University.
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  • Distance: 227.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 1 min

What companies run services between Carnegie Mellon University, PA, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University via Forbes Ave Opp Hamburg Hall, Sixth Ave At Smithfield St, Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa, Buffalo, Ny, and Ithaca, Ny in around 11 h 1 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Pittsburgh to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Regional Sky
Website
regionalsky.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $470
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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