There are 9 ways to get from Toronto to Ithaca by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto to Buffalo Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$32 - $58

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Bus via Buffalo  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY Toronto / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$36 - $63

Bus via Amherst  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY Toronto / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Ithaca, NY Buffalo, NY - Rochester, NY - Ithaca, NY - Ithaca, NY - Binghamton, NY - New York, NY

$38 - $67

Bus via Rochester  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Rochester, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY Rochester

$46 - $64

Train, bus  •  9h 18m

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

$81 - $142

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Ithaca 252.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Ithaca  •  7h 38m

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

$237 - $392

Fly to Elmira/Corning, bus  •  7h 49m

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

$196 - $356

Fly to Binghamton, bus  •  8h 52m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Binghamton (BGM) YYZ - BGM
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY

$203 - $393

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4h 41m.

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

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The distance between Toronto and Ithaca is 169 miles. The road distance is 252.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 7h and costs $40 - $80.

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

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Toronto to Ithaca bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Toronto station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to bus which takes 7h and costs $40 - $80. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $320 - $550 and takes 7h 38m.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m 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

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

You can take a bus from Toronto to Ithaca via Buffalo and Buffalo, Ny in around 7h. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Ithaca every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via New York JFK, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Binghamton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Toronto to Binghamton via New York JFK, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Binghamton via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Binghamton via Boston, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Binghamton via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$65 - $90
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $23
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megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Book at
megabus.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 Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Toronto, On to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
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
$13 - $28
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$35 - $50
Online Fare
$13 - $19
Advanced Purchase
$19 - $27
Standard Fare
$24 - $28
Refundable
$32 - $35
Bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$40 - $60
Online Fare
$19 - $28
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Standard Fare
$34 - $39
Refundable
$42 - $46
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Book at
ourbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (845) 782-3528
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Binghamton to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Ithaca is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4h 41m 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 33+ hotels available in Ithaca. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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