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There are 2 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca by bus or car

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Ithaca, NY OurBus

$21 - $35

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Drive  •  3h 13m

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Ithaca 168.8 miles

$22 - $35

Niagara Falls to Ithaca by bus

The bus journey time between Niagara Falls and Ithaca is around 3h 50m and covers a distance of around 178 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 50m. Operated by OurBus, the Niagara Falls to Ithaca bus service departs from Niagara Falls, NY and arrives in Ithaca, NY. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ithaca is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ithaca is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Ithaca is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Niagara Falls, NY and arriving at Ithaca, NY. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Ithaca is 139 miles. The road distance is 168.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 3h 50m and costs $26 - $45.

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The bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Ithaca, NY takes 3h 50m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Niagara Falls to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Niagara Falls, NY station.

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Niagara Falls to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Ithaca is 169 miles. It takes approximately 3h 13m to drive from Niagara Falls to Ithaca.

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  • Distance: 138.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Niagara Falls, ON, Canada and Ithaca, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Ithaca, NY once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 3h 50m.

Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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