There are 6 ways to get from Erie to Elmira 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.

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Train, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Erie Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton to Elmira

$82 - $201

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Binghamton, Ny 212
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton to Elmira Binghamton-Jamestown / ...

$52 - $107

4 alternative options

Bus via Buffalo, Ny  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 212
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 317
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton to Elmira

$60 - $124

Bus via Olean, NY  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 212
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
  3. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Elmira

$63 - $119

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Erie to Elmira 211 miles

$20 - $30

Fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Erie (ERI) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) ERI - ELM

$279 - $1,275

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The cheapest way to get from Erie to Elmira is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Erie to Elmira is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Erie and Elmira is 169 miles. The road distance is 211 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Erie to Elmira, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Erie to Elmira. However, there are services departing from Erie, Pa and arriving at Elmira via Buffalo, Ny and Binghamton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Erie, PA, USA and Elmira, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Erie to Elmira via Buffalo, Ny, Binghamton, Ny, and Binghamton in around 9 h 30 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Erie to Elmira 5 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Erie to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Erie Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 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
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $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 Syracuse, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton to Elmira
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Elmira
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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 Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Erie, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com

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