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There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly New York JFK to Syracuse, train, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Utica, NY to Clinton, NY

$116 - $368

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Megabus, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the Megabus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY PABT-Binghamton
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Clinton, NY 13C/108 / ...

$61 - $101

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Fly New York JFK to Rochester, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center

$133 - $386

Fly New York La Guardia to Syracuse, train, bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Utica, NY to Clinton, NY

$133 - $459

Train, train to Newark, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  4. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
  5. Take the bus from Utica, NY to Clinton, NY

$151 - $563

Train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center Empire Service / ...

$66 - $148

Bus  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica

$70 - $100

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton 264.2 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Clinton is 186 miles. The road distance is 264.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton without a car is to train which takes 7 h 38 min and costs $65 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton is to train which takes 7 h 38 min and costs $65 - $150. Alternatively, you can Megabus and bus, which costs $60 - $110 and takes 8 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton is 264 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton.

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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Clinton. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton.
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  • Distance: 186.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Clinton, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. VIA Rail also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Clinton via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York, NY, and Binghamton, NY in around 8 h 27 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Train from New York Penn Station to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$17 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Train from Rochester to Utica
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $50
Economy
$45 - $70
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Business
$75 - $110
Train from New York to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$60 - $90
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$100 - $150
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Utica, NY to Clinton, NY
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Clinton, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New York La Guardia Airport is to shuttle which takes 34 min and costs $17.

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