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

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, CT to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-White Plains - Stamford special

$16 - $35

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Train, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300

$85 - $231

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Ithaca 235.7 miles

$23 - $35

Train to Newark, fly to Ithaca  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ithaca (ITH) EWR - ITH

$264 - $908

Train to Newark, fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM
  3. Take a taxi from Elmira/Corning to Ithaca

$253 - $933

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ithaca (ITH) PHL - ITH

$294 - $745

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The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Ithaca is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stamford to Ithaca is to train and fly which costs $260 - $950 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stamford, CT and arriving at Ithaca, NY. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Stamford and Ithaca is 181 miles. The road distance is 235.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs $16 - $35.

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The bus from Stamford, CT to Ithaca, NY takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Stamford to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Stamford, CT station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Ithaca Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stamford to Ithaca is 236 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to drive from Stamford to Ithaca.

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  • Distance: 181.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Stamford to Ithaca twice a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Stamford Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $240
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Stamford, CT to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
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ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Book at
ourbus.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 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
Phone
(800) 858-8555
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
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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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Ithaca Airport.

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