There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Cornell University by bus, car, plane, taxi or train

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  •  4 h 55 min

  1. OurBus Intercity Prime

$16 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus via 86 St  •  5 h 52 min

  1. OurBus Intercity Prime

$20 - $40

Bus College Express  •  7 h 20 min

  1. College Express

$44

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. 232.2 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Newark to Ithaca  •  3 h 20 min

  1. EWR - ITH

$248 - $887

Fly Newark to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  3 h 58 min

  1. EWR - ELM

$240 - $915

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca  •  4 h 42 min

  1. PHL - ITH

$279 - $718

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Manhattan to Cornell University 4 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Manhattan to Cornell University 3 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com
Bus from Union City, NJ to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University West
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Cornell University is 279 km. The road distance is 372 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Cornell University is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Cornell University is to fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs $240 - $900.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at Ithaca, NY. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

The bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs four times a week.