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Recommended option

Fly from Ithaca  •  3 h 50 min

  1. ITH - BOS

$208 - $775

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. OurBus Intercity Prime

$39 - $69

5 alternative options

Bus to Rochester, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. ROC - BOS

$138 - $481

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 28 min

  1. 212
  2. 220 / ...

$61 - $130

Bus, train via New York Penn Station  •  9 h 35 min

  1. 212
  2. 271

$148 - $450

Bus, train Amtrak  •  13 h 11 min

  1. 300
  2. Lake Shore Limited

$80 - $214

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. 333.2 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Ithaca, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Ithaca to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ithaca to Boston via Binghamton, Ny, Binghamton, NY, Schenectady, NY, and Schenectady, Ny in around 9 h 28 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ithaca to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Ithaca to Boston via Philadelphia, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Ithaca to Boston via Philadelphia, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ithaca to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Ithaca to Boston via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ithaca to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Ithaca to Boston via Detroit, Buffalo
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Schenectady, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Schenectady, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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 Binghamton, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$25 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ithaca and Boston is 446 km. The road distance is 533 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Boston is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Boston is to fly which takes 3 h 50 min and costs $200 - $800.

No, there is no direct bus from Ithaca to Boston. However, there are services departing from Ithaca, Ny and arriving at Boston, Ma via Binghamton, NY and Schenectady, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Ithaca to Boston, including transfers.