There are 10 ways to get from Jersey City to Syracuse by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 4102 / ...

$29 - $72

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Train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Syracuse VIA Rail / ...

$48 - $163

Bus Trailways New York  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Destiny USA

$42 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Jersey City to Syracuse 244.1 miles

$23 - $35

Train to Newark, fly to Syracuse  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to Newark
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR

$94 - $471

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Syracuse  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR

$88 - $388

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Syracuse  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR

$90 - $317

Fly Newark to Ithaca, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ithaca (ITH) EWR - ITH
  2. Take the bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse Univ

$344 - $1,018

Fly Newark to Rochester, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Syracuse

$121 - $522

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Syracuse  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Syracuse (SYR) PHL - SYR

$270 - $925

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The cheapest way to get from Jersey City to Syracuse is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jersey City to Syracuse is to train and fly which costs $90 - $480 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jersey City to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Congress St At Palisade Ave and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Jersey City to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Journal Square and arriving at Syracuse via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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The distance between Jersey City and Syracuse is 194 miles. The road distance is 244.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Jersey City to Syracuse without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 23 min and costs $29 - $75.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Jersey City to Syracuse, including transfers.

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Jersey City to Syracuse bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Jersey City to Syracuse train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from New York station.

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The best way to get from Jersey City to Syracuse is to bus which takes 5 h 23 min and costs $29 - $75. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $170 and takes 6 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Jersey City to Syracuse bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Syracuse, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Jersey City to Syracuse.
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  • Distance: 193.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Jersey City, NJ, USA and Syracuse, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Jersey City to Syracuse hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Jersey City to Syracuse every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $160 and the journey takes 5 h 28 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $280
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to Newark
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
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 New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
Bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse Univ
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Destiny USA
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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