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There are 6 ways to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY

$104 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington, DC Pittsburgh, PA - Washington, DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Ithaca, NY Washington DC-Ithaca Route

$33 - $72

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 20 min

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

$64 - $140

Train, bus via Harrisburg Amtrak Station  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Elmira, NY
  3. Take the bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY

$101 - $218

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

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

$30 - $45

Fly  •  5 h 29 min

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

$256 - $1,320

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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 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University. However, there are services departing from Forbes Ave At Morewood Ave Fs and arriving at Ithaca, NY via Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa and Geneva, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 20 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 train and bus which takes 12 h 38 min and costs $100 - $240.

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It takes approximately 12 h 38 min to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University, including transfers.

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Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Pittsburgh, Pa station.

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The best way to get from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University is to bus which takes 13 h 20 min and costs $60 - $140. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $250 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 22 min and has one stopover.

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Carnegie Mellon 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 Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University.
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  • Distance: 227.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 38 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 At Morewood Ave Fs, Sixth Ave At Smithfield St, Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa, Geneva, NY, and Ithaca, NY in around 13 h 20 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Carnegie Mellon University to Cornell University hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ithaca via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $300
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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trailwaysny.com
Bus from Geneva, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Book at
trailwaysny.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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Erie, Pa to Geneva, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com

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More Questions & Answers

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 28+ hotels available in Cornell University. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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