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Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Ithaca, NY OurBus

$40 - $73

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Train, bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Niagara Falls VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Ithaca, NY OurBus

$68 - $108

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Ithaca 250.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Ithaca  •  7h 19m

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

$97 - $813

Fly to Elmira/Corning, bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) YYZ - ELM
  2. Take the bus from Transportation Center to Tompkins County Library

$76 - $577

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ithaca is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ithaca is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Ithaca is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 4h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to drive which costs $40 - $60 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 and arriving at Ithaca, NY via GO/VIA & Bus Terminal, Main St & Bath Ave and Niagara Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 55m.

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The distance between Toronto and Ithaca is 169 miles. The road distance is 250.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 7h 55m and costs $50 - $95.

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It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from Toronto to Ithaca, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ithaca is to bus which takes 7h 55m and costs $50 - $95. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $120 - $1,100 and takes 7h 19m.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 54m and has one stopover.

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Toronto to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, 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 55m

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

You can take a bus from Toronto to Ithaca via GO/VIA & Bus Terminal, NF Bus Terminal, Main St & Bath Ave, Rainbow Blvd & 1st St, and Niagara Falls, NY in around 7h 55m. Alternatively, United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Toronto to Ithaca hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via New York JFK, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$20 - $35
Business
$69 - $73
Economy
$41 - $43
EconomyPlus
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
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megabus.ca
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
CTran
Phone
+1 607-734-5212
Website
ridectran.com
Bus from Transportation Center to Tompkins County Library
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ridectran.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Elmira, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Ithaca is 250 miles. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Toronto to Ithaca.

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

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There are 32+ 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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