There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Cortland by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$27 - $65

4 alternative options

Bus via Binghamton, Ny  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 4262 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$30 - $82

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Cortland 225 miles

$22 - $35

Fly to Ithaca  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ithaca (ITH) EWR - ITH

$347 - $1,017

Fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) EWR - AVP
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland

$380 - $624

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Cortland is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Cortland is to fly which costs $340 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Cortland is 171 miles. The road distance is 225 miles.

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The bus from New York, Ny to Cortland takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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There are 14+ hotels available in Cortland. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Cortland.
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  • Distance: 170.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Cortland, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to Cortland every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Manhattan to Cortland 3 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Cortland
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
ourbus.com

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