There are 7 ways to get from New York to Utica by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

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

$40 - $130

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny 277 / ...

$36 - $82

5 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  6 h 45 min

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

$40 - $65

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from New York to Utica 243.4 miles

$23 - $35

Fly from New York JFK, train  •  5 h 47 min

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

$110 - $379

Fly from New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$108 - $450

Fly from Newark, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$130 - $549

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Port Authority and arriving at Utica. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York and arriving at Utica. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between New York and Utica is 177 miles. The road distance is 243.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Utica without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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The train from New York to Utica takes 4 h 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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New York to Utica train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from New York station.

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The best way to get from New York to Utica is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 51 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 Utica bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Utica, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Utica.
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  • Distance: 176.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from New York to Utica every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 26 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Utica via Albany, Ny in around 4 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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
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 Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
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 Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 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
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
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 Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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New York to Utica train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Utica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Utica is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from New York to Utica.

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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 Utica. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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