There are 6 ways to get from Montreal to Syracuse by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny 4015
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 277 / ...

$47 - $114

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Train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak Adirondack
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Lake Shore Limited / ...

$74 - $182

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON 5846 / 5847 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY 5355-5365-0311

$57 - $162

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Syracuse 252.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Syracuse  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Syracuse (SYR) YUL - SYR

$112 - $835

Fly to Ithaca, bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Ithaca (ITH) YUL - ITH
  2. Take the bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny

$287 - $1,482

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Syracuse is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Syracuse is to drive which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $40 - $65.

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The distance between Montreal and Syracuse is 341 km. The road distance is 404 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Montreal to Syracuse, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Montreal, Pq and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreal to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Montreal Central Station and arriving at Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak via Schenectady Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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

You can take a bus from Montreal to Syracuse via Albany, Ny in around 8 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Montreal to Syracuse via Schenectady Amtrak in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Syracuse via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
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 Schenectady Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Schenectady to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
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
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
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
$70 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120

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