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There are 7 ways to get from Syracuse University to Long Island by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Trailways New York, train  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse University, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$57 - $79

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Bus OurBus, train  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY New York-Syracuse Route
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Central Islip Ronkonkoma

$31 - $52

5 alternative options

Train  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$65 - $162

Drive  •  5h 28m

  1. Drive from Syracuse University to Centereach 304.7 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4h 16m

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to New York JFK (JFK) SYR - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma

$139 - $372

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to New York La Guardia (LGA) SYR - LGA
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma

$139 - $447

Fly to Newark, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Newark (EWR) SYR - EWR
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma

$162 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Syracuse University to Long Island is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Syracuse University to Long Island is to fly and train which costs $130 - $380 and takes 4h 16m.

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The distance between Syracuse University and Long Island is 221 miles. The road distance is 304.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Syracuse University to Long Island without a car is to bus and train which takes 7h 48m and costs $55 - $80.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Syracuse University to Long Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Syracuse University to Long Island is 305 miles. It takes approximately 5h 28m to drive from Syracuse University to Long Island.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Syracuse Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Long Island. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Syracuse University to Syracuse Airport is to taxi which takes 13m and costs $50 - $65.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse University to Long Island.
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  • Distance: 221.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Syracuse University, NY, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Syracuse University to Centereach via College Place, C21, B8, Regional Transportation Center, Syracuse Regional Transportation Center, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Railroad Avenue in around 10h 1m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
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
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
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 Syracuse to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Train from Penn Station to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to New York
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$110 - $170
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse University, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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