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

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Bus, Thru-Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON 5584

$34 - $85

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Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to Aldershot VIA Rail

$44 - $131

Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Hamilton GO Centre Bus 16

$51 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Hamilton 209.3 miles

$27 - $40

Fly from Syracuse, bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Toronto (YYZ) SYR - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.

$177 - $444

Train to Rochester, fly, bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Toronto (YYZ) ROC - YYZ
  3. Take the bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.

$244 - $734

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Syracuse, Ny and arriving at Hamilton, ON via Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Syracuse and Hamilton is 188 miles. The road distance is 209.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Hamilton without a car is to bus and Thru-Bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Syracuse to Hamilton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Hamilton is to bus and Thru-Bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Syracuse to Hamilton bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Hamilton, ON station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Syracuse to Hamilton is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to drive from Syracuse to Hamilton.

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Air Canada offers flights from Syracuse Airport to Toronto Airport.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse to Hamilton.
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  • Distance: 188.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Syracuse, NY, USA and Hamilton, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Syracuse to Hamilton via Buffalo, Ny and Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Syracuse to Hamilton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $130 and the journey takes 6 h 19 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Syracuse to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Syracuse to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
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 Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
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
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 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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Hamilton GO Centre Bus
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
GO Transit

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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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