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

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Train, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Rochester VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$43 - $114

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Ithaca 170.4 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Ithaca is 138 miles. The road distance is 170.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Ithaca is 170 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to drive from Niagara Falls to Ithaca.

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Ithaca.
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  • Distance: 138.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

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

There is no direct connection from Niagara Falls to Ithaca. However, you can take the train to Rochester, take the walk to Rochester, Ny, then take the bus to Ithaca, Ny. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Ithaca.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35

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