There are 10 ways to get from Portland to Syracuse by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Portland to Syracuse  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Syracuse (SYR) PWM - SYR

$166 - $760

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Bus via Albany, Ny  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 277 / ...

$60 - $142

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Bus to Augusta, fly to Syracuse  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Augusta, ME
  2. Fly from Augusta (AUG) to Syracuse (SYR) AUG - SYR

$120 - $439

Bus to Boston, fly to Syracuse  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR

$163 - $595

Fly Portland to Ithaca, bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Ithaca (ITH) PWM - ITH
  2. Take the bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny

$423 - $1,612

Bus to Boston, fly to Rochester, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rochester (ROC) BOS - ROC
  3. Take the train from Rochester to Syracuse

$170 - $546

Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport Southbound
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Syracuse, Ny 277 / ...

$60 - $126

Bus, train  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma 3525 / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Lake Shore Limited

$72 - $197

Train  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Transportation Center to Boston North Station Downeaster
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Lake Shore Limited

$90 - $232

Drive  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Syracuse 415.8 miles

$40 - $60

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Portland, Me and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via Boston, Ma and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 32 min.

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The distance between Portland and Syracuse is 301 miles. The road distance is 415.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Syracuse without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Portland to Syracuse, including transfers.

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Portland to Syracuse bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Me station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Syracuse is to fly which takes 6 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 32 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 11 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Portland Airport to Syracuse Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Portland to Syracuse bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Syracuse, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Syracuse is 416 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to drive from Portland to Syracuse.

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JetBlue Airways, Frontier Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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  • Distance: 300.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 31 min

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

Delta, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from Portland to Syracuse hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Syracuse via Boston, Ma and Albany, Ny in around 9 h 32 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Augusta to Syracuse via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Augusta to Syracuse via Boston, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Augusta to Syracuse via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Ithaca via New York JFK, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Boston to Rochester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Boston to Rochester via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Augusta to Syracuse via Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Augusta to Syracuse via Boston, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Portland to Syracuse via Tampa
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Augusta to Syracuse via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
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 Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Boston South Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Portland Transportation Center to Boston North Station
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 to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Augusta, ME
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
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 Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
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 Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Albany, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Boston, Ma to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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