There are 5 ways to get from Elmira to Ithaca by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Elmira to Owego, NY
  2. Take the bus from Owego, NY to Ithaca, NY Binghamton

$29 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus via Binghamton, Ny  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Elmira, NY to Binghamton, NY
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300 / ...

$29 - $49

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

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

You can take a bus from Elmira to Ithaca via Owego, NY in around 2 h 27 min.

Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Elmira to Owego, NY
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Owego, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Uber Upstate NY
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elmira to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$40 - $55
uberXL
$65 - $85
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Elmira to Ithaca?

The distance between Elmira and Ithaca is 47 km. The road distance is 55 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Elmira to Ithaca?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Elmira to Ithaca?

The quickest way to get from Elmira to Ithaca is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs $70 - $85.

Is there a direct bus between Elmira and Ithaca?

No, there is no direct bus from Elmira to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Elmira and arriving at Ithaca, NY via Owego, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Elmira to Ithaca?

It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Elmira to Ithaca, including transfers.