There are 8 ways to get from Syracuse University to Long Island by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus OurBus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY New York-Syracuse Route
  2. Take the bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Airport Connection - EB Eastbound

$39 - $95

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Train  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse to New York VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$60 - $172

Bus College Express  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland Suny 4103 / ...
  2. Take the bus from SUNY Cortland Corey Union to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave College Express

$63 - $81

Night bus, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the night bus from Syracuse, Ny to Newark, Nj 311
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$72 - $125

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse University to Centereach 304.7 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 20 min

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

$137 - $370

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 8 min

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

$137 - $446

Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 57 min

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

$150 - $541

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse University to Long Island. However, there are services departing from Syracuse, NY and arriving at Williams Boulevard via 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St and Expressway Drive North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 28 min.

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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 which takes 8 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 28 min to get from Syracuse University to Long Island, including transfers.

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Syracuse University to Long Island bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Syracuse, NY station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse University to Long Island is to bus which takes 8 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 14 min.

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Syracuse University to Long Island bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, arrive at Airport Connection - EB station.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Syracuse University to Long Island.
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  • Distance: 221.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 28 min

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

You can take a bus from Syracuse University to Centereach via Syracuse, NY, New York, NY, 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St, Airport Connection - EB, and Expressway Drive North in around 8 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Syracuse University to Centereach via Waverly Ave & University Ave, C21, B8, Regional Transportation Center, Syracuse, New York, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Ronkonkoma LIRR in around 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
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 New York
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
3 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Airport Connection - EB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
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 Cortland Suny
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Night bus from Syracuse, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from SUNY Cortland Corey Union to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com

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The best way to get from Syracuse University to Syracuse Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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