There are 6 ways to get from Syracuse to Beacon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to Poughkeepsie VIA Rail / ...

$46 - $140

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Bus  •  7 h 3 min

  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  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Beacon 215.4 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 7 min

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

$99 - $415

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 55 min

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

$121 - $512

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 21 min

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

$100 - $341

Questions & Answers

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 7 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Beacon. However, there are services departing from Syracuse and arriving at Beacon via Poughkeepsie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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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 5 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min 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 VIA Rail, depart from Syracuse station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Beacon is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Syracuse to Beacon.
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  • Distance: 155 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Syracuse to Beacon every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $130 and the journey takes 5 h 7 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Syracuse to Beacon via Binghamton, Ny, Binghamton, Newburgh, NY, and Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal in around 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $220
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Beacon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
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.

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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
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30

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Syracuse to Beacon train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.

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

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Delta offers flights from Syracuse Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Beacon. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Syracuse Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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