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There are 4 ways to get from Elmira to Ithaca by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY

$12 - $17

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elmira to Ithaca 34.3 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Elmira to Ithaca 34.3 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from Elmira to Ithaca 34.3 miles

$40 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Elmira to Ithaca is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elmira to Ithaca is to bus which costs $12 - $17 and takes 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elmira, NY and arriving at Ithaca, NY. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Elmira and Ithaca is 29 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Elmira to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 45 min and costs $12 - $17.

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The bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY takes 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Elmira to Ithaca bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Elmira, NY station.

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Elmira to Ithaca bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Elmira to Ithaca is 34 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Elmira to Ithaca.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Ithaca. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 29.2 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Elmira, NY, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Elmira to Ithaca once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 45 min.

Bus operators
Trailways New York
Other operators
Uber Upstate NY
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elmira to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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uber.com
UberX
$40 - $55
UberXL
$65 - $90
Taxi from Elmira to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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