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There are 4 ways to get from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus, train, car or plane

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  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Binghamton, NY
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Albany, Ny

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Schenectady

Drive

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Fly

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Albany (ALB)
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The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Ithaca, NY and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Binghamton, Ny and S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 7m.

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It is 146 miles from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. It is approximately 170.6 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to bus which takes 6h 7m and costs $60 - $90.

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It takes approximately 6h 7m to get from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Ithaca, NY station.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to bus which takes 6h 7m and costs $60 - $90. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $190 - $600 and takes 5h 21m.

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There is no direct flight from Ithaca Airport to Albany Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 36m and has one stopover.

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Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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  • Distance: 145.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 7m

What companies run services between Ithaca, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Binghamton, NY, Binghamton, Ny, Albany, Ny, S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 6h 7m. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ithaca to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Ithaca to Albany via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
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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Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$25 - $40
Business
$70 - $80
Economy
$46 - $49
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
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Bus from Ithaca, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
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Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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Yes, the driving distance between Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 171 miles. It takes approximately 3h 30m to drive from Ithaca to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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United Airlines offers flights from Ithaca Airport to Albany Airport.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Ithaca Airport is to line 32 bus which takes 31 min and costs $3.

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