There are 6 ways to get from Cleveland to Syracuse 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited

$55 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus via Regional Transportation Center  •  9 h 23 min

  1. 4178 / ...
  2. Eastbound / ...

$42 - $125

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. 4178 / ...
  2. 317 / ...

$44 - $107

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. 335.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Syracuse  •  5 h 44 min

  1. CLE - SYR

$182 - $768

Fly to Ithaca, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. CLE - ITH

$362 - $1,464

What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Syracuse, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Cleveland to Syracuse twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 5 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cleveland to Syracuse via Buffalo, Ny in around 6 h 47 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Cleveland to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Cleveland to Ithaca via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Cleveland to Ithaca via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Cleveland to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Cleveland to Syracuse via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$19 - $28
Online Fare
$23 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cleveland and Syracuse is 488 km. The road distance is 538 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Syracuse is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Syracuse is to train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $55 - $150.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cleveland Amtrak and arriving at Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Cleveland to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

The train from Cleveland Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak takes 5 h 22 min including transfers and departs twice daily.