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There are 6 ways to get from Hartford to Ithaca by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Trailways New York  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny 2015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$33 - $94

5 alternative options

Train, bus via New York Penn Station  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY

$109 - $287

Bus College Express  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave College Express

$60 - $70

Train, bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  4. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ithaca, NY

$102 - $212

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Ithaca 281.1 miles

$27 - $40

Fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Ithaca (ITH) BDL - ITH

$258 - $1,324

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The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Ithaca is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Ithaca is to fly which costs $250 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Hartford, Ct and arriving at Ithaca, NY via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Hartford and Ithaca is 202 miles. The road distance is 281.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 8 h and costs $30 - $95.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Hartford to Ithaca, including transfers.

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Hartford to Ithaca bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Hartford, Ct station.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Ithaca is to bus which takes 8 h and costs $30 - $95. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $250 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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There is no direct flight from Hartford Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 27 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Hartford to Ithaca.
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  • Distance: 202.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Hartford, CT, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Hartford to Ithaca via New York, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 8 h. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Hartford to Ithaca every 2 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Hartford to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Hartford to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Book at
trailwaysny.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Hartford to Ithaca is 281 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to drive from Hartford to Ithaca.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Hartford Airport to Ithaca Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Hartford to Hartford Airport is to line 30 bus which takes 35 min and costs $1 - $4.

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