There are 8 ways to get from New York to Syracuse University by bus, train, night bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse Univ 4278 / ...

$16 - $75

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Train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Syracuse VIA Rail / ...

$49 - $154

Night bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 318

$29 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from New York to Syracuse University 249 miles

$24 - $35

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR

$132 - $369

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR

$130 - $440

Train to Newark, fly  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR

$152 - $539

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 10 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

$320 - $980

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Syracuse Univ. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between New York and Syracuse University is 195 miles. The road distance is 249 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Syracuse University without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 23 min and costs .

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The bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse Univ takes 5 h 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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New York to Syracuse University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from New York to Syracuse University is to bus which takes 5 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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New York to Syracuse University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Syracuse Univ station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Syracuse University is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from New York to Syracuse University.

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

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Map of how to get from New York to Syracuse University.
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  • Distance: 194.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Syracuse University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $29 - $75 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min. OurBus also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from New York to Syracuse University every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 5 h 28 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 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 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $150
Business
$110 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
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 Univ
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Night bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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