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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven

$34 - $63

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Bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$30 - $60

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Bus, train via Union City, NJ  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Union City, NJ Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$43 - $83

Bus College Express, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave to NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St College Express
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven

$55 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Bridgeport 260.7 miles

$25 - $40

Taxi, fly, train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ithaca to Elmira/Corning
  2. Fly from Elmira/Corning (ELM) to Newark (EWR) ELM - EWR
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Stamford

$175 - $515

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The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Connecticut is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Connecticut is to taxi and fly and train which costs $170 - $550 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ithaca to Connecticut. However, there are services departing from Ithaca, NY and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The distance between Ithaca and Connecticut is 202 miles. The road distance is 260.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Connecticut without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 25 min and costs $30 - $65.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Ithaca to Connecticut, including transfers.

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Ithaca to Connecticut bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Ithaca, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Elmira/Corning Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Ithaca to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ithaca to Connecticut is 261 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to drive from Ithaca to Connecticut.

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  • Distance: 201.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Ithaca, NY, USA and Connecticut, USA?

You can take a bus from Ithaca to Bridgeport via New York, NY and New York, Ny in around 7 h 34 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Train from Grand Central to Stamford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
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ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
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 New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave to NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ithaca to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Ithaca Dispatch
Phone
+1 607-277-8294
Website
ithacataxi.biz
Green Hornet Taxi
Phone
+1 607-280-3779
Website
greenhornettaxicab.com
Collegetown Cab
Phone
+1 607-588-8888

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United Airlines offers flights from Elmira/Corning Airport to Newark Airport.

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