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There are 8 ways to get from Syracuse to Beacon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$68 - $152

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Bus  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton to Newburgh, NY Binghampton-Poughkeepsie

$44 - $73

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Drive  •  3h 51m

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Beacon 215.4 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Syracuse to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to New York La Guardia (LGA) SYR - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$97 - $411

Fly Syracuse to New York JFK, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to New York JFK (JFK) SYR - JFK
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$100 - $339

Fly Syracuse to Newark, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Newark (EWR) SYR - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$119 - $508

Train to Rochester, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Rochester Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$138 - $498

Bus to Elmira/Corning, fly to Newark, train  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Destiny USA to Elmira, NY
  2. Fly from Elmira/Corning (ELM) to Newark (EWR) ELM - EWR
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$155 - $501

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The cheapest way to get from Syracuse to Beacon is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Syracuse to Beacon is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse to Beacon station. However, there are services departing from Syracuse, Ny and arriving at Beacon Train Station via Binghamton and Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Beacon. However, there are services departing from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center and arriving at Beacon via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station and Poughkeepsie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Syracuse and Beacon is 155 miles. The road distance is 215.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Beacon without a car is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs $65 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Syracuse to Beacon, including transfers.

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Syracuse to Beacon bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Syracuse, Ny station.

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Syracuse to Beacon train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Beacon is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs $65 - $160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $75 and takes 7h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse to Beacon.
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  • Distance: 155 miles
  • Duration: 5h 22m

What companies run services between Syracuse, NY, USA and Beacon, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Syracuse to Beacon via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station, and Poughkeepsie in around 5h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Syracuse to Beacon via Binghamton, Ny, Binghamton, and Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal in around 7h 13m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Syracuse to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Albany
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Train from Syracuse to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $85
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Beacon
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $17
Off-peak onboard
$21 - $23
Onboard
$22 - $30
At station
$19 - $23
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton to Newburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Trailways New York

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Syracuse to Beacon bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Newburgh, NY station.

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Syracuse to Beacon train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Syracuse to Beacon is 215 miles. It takes approximately 3h 51m to drive from Syracuse to Beacon.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Syracuse Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Beacon. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Syracuse Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs $8 - $12.

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