There are 4 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Elmira by bus, car, train or plane

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 Greyhound USA  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 4262 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton to Elmira Binghamton-Jamestown / ...

$43 - $91

3 alternative options

Bus via Ridgewood, NJ - (Park and Ride, Rt. 17)  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Ridgewood, NJ - to Binghamton, NY PABT-Binghamton
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton to Elmira Binghamton-Jamestown / ...

$64 - $153

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Elmira 256.2 miles

$25 - $40

Train, fly  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM

$205 - $871

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Elmira is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Elmira is to train and fly which costs $200 - $900 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Elmira is 187 miles. The road distance is 256.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Elmira, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Elmira via Jamaica AirTrain, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York, Ny, Binghamton, Ny, and Binghamton in around 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton to Elmira
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Bus from Ridgewood, NJ - to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com

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