There are 6 ways to get from Princeton to Ithaca by bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 42 min

  1. 100
  2. Nyc
  3. 300

$42 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. 100
  2. OurBus Intercity Prime

$24 - $60

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. 222.6 miles

$21 - $35

Train to Newark, fly to Ithaca  •  3 h 56 min

  1. EWR - ITH

$259 - $898

Line 606 bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca  •  4 h 23 min

  1. PHL - ITH

$270 - $692

Train to Newark, fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  4 h 31 min

  1. EWR - ELM

$248 - $923

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Ithaca via New York Port Authority, New York, Ny, and Binghamton, Ny in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Princeton, NJ - Nassau St to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.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 Princeton and Ithaca is 279 km. The road distance is 356 km.

The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Ithaca is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Princeton to Ithaca is to train and fly which takes 3 h 56 min and costs $250 - $900.

No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Ithaca, Ny via New York, Ny and Binghamton, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Princeton to Ithaca, including transfers.