There are 4 ways to get from Kingston to Ithaca by bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingston, ON to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$53 - $105

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Kingston to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Rochester
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$82 - $267

Bus via Rochester, Ny  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingston, ON to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$67 - $151

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Kingston to Ithaca 186.4 miles

$24 - $40

What companies run services between Kingston, ON, Canada and Ithaca, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Kingston to Ithaca via Toronto, ON, Buffalo, NY, and Buffalo, Ny in around 10 h 26 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $180
Train from Toronto to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Megabus CA
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Kingston, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kingston and Ithaca is 199 km. The road distance is 298 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kingston to Ithaca is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Kingston to Ithaca is to drive which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $30 - $50.

No, there is no direct bus from Kingston to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Kingston, ON and arriving at Ithaca, Ny via Toronto, ON and Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 26 min to get from Kingston to Ithaca, including transfers.