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There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Ithaca by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street Toronto / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$35 - $91

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Bus via Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street Toronto / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY Rochester

$40 - $78

Train, bus  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Rochester VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY Rochester

$76 - $134

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Ithaca 253 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Ithaca  •  6h 23m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ithaca (ITH) YYZ - ITH

$200 - $1,429

Fly to Elmira/Corning, bus  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) YYZ - ELM
  2. Take the bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY

$166 - $1,066

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Ithaca. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street and arriving at Ithaca, Ny via Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Toronto and Ithaca is 271 km. The road distance is 404.8 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 7h 35m and costs $45 - $120.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Toronto to Ithaca, including transfers.

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Toronto to Ithaca bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to bus which takes 7h 35m and costs $45 - $120. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $260 - $1,900 and takes 6h 23m.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 49m and has one stopover.

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Toronto to Ithaca bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ithaca, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Ithaca.
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  • Distance: 169.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Ithaca, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Toronto to Ithaca via Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street and Buffalo, Ny in around 7h 35m. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Ithaca hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Columbus, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,700
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Rochester
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Business
$85 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55
Megabus Canada
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 Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Toronto, On to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Ithaca is 405 km. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Toronto to Ithaca.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Ithaca Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Ithaca. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25m and costs $5 - $13.

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