There are 6 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Utica by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Utica VIA Rail / ...

$40 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny 277 / ...

$36 - $82

4 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica

$43 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Utica 242.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly New York La Guardia to Syracuse, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center

$109 - $435

Fly Newark to Albany, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny

$214 - $444

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Utica is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Utica is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Utica is 176 miles. The road distance is 242.6 miles.

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The train from Grand Central Terminal to Utica takes 4 h 32 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Utica. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Utica, Ny via Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central Terminal and arriving at Utica. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Utica is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Utica.

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Grand Central Terminal to Utica train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from New York station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Utica.
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  • Distance: 175.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Utica every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 32 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Utica via New York, Ny and Albany, Ny in around 5 h 16 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $240
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
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 New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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