There are 7 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Cornell University by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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

Fly Newark to Ithaca  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ithaca (ITH) EWR - ITH

$250 - $884

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$16 - $35

5 alternative options

Fly Newark to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM
  2. Take a taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University

$242 - $912

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ithaca (ITH) PHL - ITH

$278 - $707

Bus College Express  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to Cornell University West College Express

$41

Train, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Syracuse VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland 4141 / ...

$177 - $321

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Cornell University 226.9 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Cornell University is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Cornell University is to fly which costs $250 - $900 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Cornell University is 176 miles. The road distance is 226.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Cornell University, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at Ithaca, NY. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

United Airlines flies from Grand Central Terminal to Cornell University 3 times a day. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Cornell University once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to Cornell University West
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.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 Syracuse, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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