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There are 5 ways to get from Ithaca to Times Square by bus, car, taxi, plane or train

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Bus via Union City, NJ  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Union City, NJ Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$18 - $33

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route / ...

$16 - $65

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Times Square 226.3 miles

$22 - $35

Taxi to Elmira/Corning, fly to Newark  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ithaca to Elmira/Corning
  2. Fly from Elmira/Corning (ELM) to Newark (EWR) ELM - EWR

$160 - $493

Fly Ithaca to Philadelphia, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ITH - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$278 - $716

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The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Times Square is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Times Square is to taxi and fly which costs $160 - $500 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ithaca, NY and arriving at New York, NY. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Ithaca and Times Square is 175 miles. The road distance is 226.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Times Square without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs $17 - $35.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Ithaca to Times Square, including transfers.

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Ithaca to Times Square 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 Times Square bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at New York, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ithaca to Times Square is 226 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to drive from Ithaca to Times Square.

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  • Distance: 175.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Ithaca, NY, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Ithaca to Times Square once a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 10 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ithaca to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
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Bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
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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 Ithaca, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 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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There are 1812+ hotels available in Times Square. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Ithaca Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs $16 - $19.

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