There are 5 ways to get from Syracuse to Dunkirk by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to Buffalo VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Buffalo to Dunkirk

$223 - $329

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to Buffalo VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Dunkirk, NY 8064 / ...

Bus Greyhound USA, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Dunkirk, NY 8064 / ...

Bus Trailways New York, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY Westbound
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Dunkirk, NY 8064 / ...

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Dunkirk 191.5 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Syracuse, Ny and arriving at Dunkirk, NY via Washington St & Eagle St and Buffalo, NY - Exchange St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Syracuse and Dunkirk is 167 miles. The road distance is 191.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Dunkirk without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Syracuse to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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

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Syracuse to Dunkirk bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dunkirk, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Syracuse to Dunkirk is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to drive from Syracuse to Dunkirk.

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There are five+ hotels available in Dunkirk. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse to Dunkirk.
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  • Distance: 167.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

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

You can take a bus from Syracuse to Dunkirk via Buffalo, Ny, Washington St & Eagle St, Washington St & Exchange St, and Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. in around 5 h 28 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
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 Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
3 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
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Dunkirk, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.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 Syracuse, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Buffalo to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Liberty Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 716-877-7111
Website
libertycab.com
Buffalo Express Taxi
Phone
+1 716-986-2782
Website
buffaloexpresstaxi.com

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