There are 7 ways to get from Montreal to Ithaca by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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

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Bus via Albany, Ny  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 277
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300

$71 - $169

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Train Amtrak, bus  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Schenectady, NY to Binghamton, NY
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300

$80 - $177

Train VIA Rail, bus  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
  3. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Rochester
  4. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$119 - $353

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  21 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton
  4. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300

$86 - $250

Drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Ithaca 306.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Ithaca  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Ithaca (ITH) YUL - ITH

$183 - $1,340

Fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  7 h 3 min

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

$202 - $1,065

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Ithaca is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Ithaca is to drive which takes 5 h 37 min and costs $50 - $80.

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The distance between Montreal and Ithaca is 413 km. The road distance is 490 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 36 min to get from Montreal to Ithaca, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Montreal, Pq and arriving at Ithaca, Ny via Albany, Ny, Syracuse, Ny and Binghamton, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Ithaca, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Montreal to Ithaca via Albany, Ny, Syracuse, Ny, and Binghamton, Ny in around 11 h 36 min. Alternatively, Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Montreal to Ithaca hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,600
Flights from Montreal to Ithaca via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Montreal to Ithaca via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,000
Flights from Montreal to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Elmira/Corning via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Albany, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
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 Schenectady, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $65
Online Fare
$55 - $85
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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