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

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Stamford, CT Ithaca-White Plains - Stamford special

$16 - $35

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Bus OurBus, train  •  5 h 57 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 Stamford Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$73 - $193

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 212
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to New York, Ny 271
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak

$83 - $240

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Stamford 239 miles

$23 - $35

Fly from Ithaca, train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Newark (EWR) ITH - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Stamford

$263 - $908

Taxi to Elmira/Corning, fly, train  •  3 h 40 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 Stamford is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Stamford is to fly and train which costs $260 - $950 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ithaca, NY and arriving at Stamford, CT. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Ithaca and Stamford is 181 miles. The road distance is 239 miles.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Stamford without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs $16 - $35.

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The bus from Ithaca, NY to Stamford, CT takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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

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The quickest flight from Ithaca Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 14 min.

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Ithaca to Stamford bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Stamford, CT station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ithaca to Stamford is 239 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Ithaca to Stamford.

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  • Distance: 181.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Ithaca, NY, USA and Stamford, CT, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Ithaca to Stamford twice a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ithaca to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Stamford
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Stamford, CT
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $29
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.

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
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
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
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 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
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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