There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Ithaca by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 34 min

  1. PWM - ITH

$318 - $1,523

Cheapest option

Bus via Boston, Ma  •  11 h 55 min

  1. 300

$72 - $212

5 alternative options

Fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  6 h 39 min

  1. PWM - ELM

$296 - $1,198

Bus, train  •  11 h 59 min

  1. 300

$171 - $487

Bus Concord Coach Lines  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Maine
  2. College Express

$72 - $119

Train, bus  •  16 h 43 min

  1. 212

$115 - $287

Drive  •  7 h 58 min

  1. 436.4 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Portland to Ithaca hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Ithaca via Boston, Ma, New York, Ny, and Binghamton, Ny in around 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Elmira/Corning via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Elmira/Corning via New York JFK, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via New York La Guardia, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Elmira/Corning via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Boston North Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
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
Concord Coach Lines
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to Cornell University Collegetown - Corner of Dryden Rd & College Ave
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portland and Ithaca is 525 km. The road distance is 698 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Ithaca is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Portland to Ithaca is to fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $310 - $1,600.

No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Portland, Me and arriving at Ithaca, Ny via Boston, Ma, New York, Ny and Binghamton, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Portland to Ithaca, including transfers.