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There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from New York JFK  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR

$70 - $290

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 4262 / ...

$38 - $81

5 alternative options

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR

$87 - $377

AirTrain, train, train to Newark, fly  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  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 Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR

$105 - $481

Bus Trailways New York  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Syracuse, NY

$59 - $86

Train  •  8 h 9 min

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

$69 - $166

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) 279 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) is to fly which costs $70 - $290 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Syracuse Airport (SYR) is 210 miles. The road distance is 279 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 15 min and costs $55 - $90.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) is to fly which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $70 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $90 and takes 7 h 15 min, you could also train, which costs $65 - $170 and takes 8 h 9 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 Syracuse Airport (SYR) is 279 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR).

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

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There are 75+ hotels available in Syracuse Airport (SYR). Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR).
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  • Distance: 209.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Syracuse Airport (SYR), USA?

JetBlue Airways and Delta fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Syracuse Airport (SYR) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 20 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 La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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
Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 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
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 New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$110 - $170
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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.

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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 Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70

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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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