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There are 5 ways to get from Ithaca to Rome by bus, train, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited / ...

$135 - $192

Cheapest option

Uber  •  1h 55m

  1. Take an Uber from Ithaca to Rome 96.9 miles

$100 - $130

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Utica, NY

$126 - $164

Bus Coach USA  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Binghamton, NY Ithaca / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Clinton, NY 13C/108 / ...

$115 - $160

Drive  •  1h 55m

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Rome 96.9 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Rome is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Rome is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 55m.

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The distance between Ithaca and Rome is 75 miles. The road distance is 96.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Rome without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 45m and costs $130 - $200.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Ithaca to Rome, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ithaca to Rome is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1h 55m to drive from Ithaca to Rome.

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  • Distance: 75.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

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

You can take a bus from Ithaca to Rome via Syracuse, NY and Utica, NY in around 3h 53m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$17 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Utica, NY
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Clinton, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Other operators
Uber Upstate NY
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ithaca to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$100 - $130
UberXL
$160 - $210

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