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There are 7 ways to get from New York to Rome by train, bus, 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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Train  •  4 h 38 min

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

$141 - $232

6 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY Nyc
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Utica, NY Gap 0261 / ...

$142 - $220

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from New York to Rome 257.5 miles

$25 - $40

Fly from New York JFK, taxi  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR
  2. Take a taxi from Syracuse to Rome

$329 - $601

Fly from New York La Guardia, taxi  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  2. Take a taxi from Syracuse to Rome

$325 - $670

Fly from Newark, taxi  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  2. Take a taxi from Syracuse to Rome

$347 - $769

Train to Philadelphia, fly, taxi  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Syracuse (SYR) PHL - SYR
  3. Take a taxi from Syracuse to Rome

$515 - $1,210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Rome 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 to Rome is to fly and taxi which costs $340 - $800 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between New York and Rome is 188 miles. The road distance is 257.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Rome without a car is to train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs $140 - $240.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from New York to Rome, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Rome is to train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs $140 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $220 and takes 5 h 53 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 to Rome is 258 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from New York to Rome.

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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 Rome. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Rome.
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  • Distance: 188.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Rome, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York to Rome 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 to Rome via Albany, NY and Utica, NY in around 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $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
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
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 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
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Utica, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Syracuse to Rome
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$250 - $300
Syracuse Taxi
Phone
+1 315 437 5555
Website
syracusetaxi.com

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