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There are 4 ways to get from Ithaca to Elmira by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Elmira, NY

$13 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ithaca to Elmira 33.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Elmira 33.8 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ithaca to Elmira 33.8 miles

$40 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Elmira is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Elmira is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ithaca, NY and arriving at Elmira, NY. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Ithaca and Elmira is 29 miles. The road distance is 33.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Elmira without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs $13 - $20.

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The bus from Ithaca, NY to Elmira, NY takes 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Ithaca to Elmira bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Ithaca, NY station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ithaca to Elmira is 34 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Ithaca to Elmira.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Elmira. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 29.2 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Trailways New York operates a bus from Ithaca to Elmira once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 50 min.

Bus operators
Trailways New York
Other operators
Uber Upstate NY
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ithaca to Elmira
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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UberX
$40 - $55
UberXL
$65 - $85
Taxi from Ithaca to Elmira
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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