There are 5 ways to get from Toronto to Syracuse by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY 207 / ...

$28 - $70

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Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Syracuse VIA Rail

$40 - $140

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Syracuse 246 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Syracuse  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Syracuse (SYR) YYZ - SYR

$174 - $445

Fly to Rochester, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Rochester (ROC) YYZ - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Syracuse

$241 - $736

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Syracuse, NY. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Toronto and arriving at Syracuse. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 48 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Syracuse is 270 km. The road distance is 393.7 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Syracuse without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY takes 5 h 30 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Toronto to Syracuse bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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Toronto to Syracuse train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Syracuse is to bus which takes 5 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 48 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Toronto to Syracuse bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Syracuse, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Syracuse.
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  • Distance: 168.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

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

Trailways New York operates a bus from Toronto to Syracuse every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Greyhound USA also services this route every 20 minutes. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Toronto to Syracuse every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $140 and the journey takes 6 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Rochester
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $140
Business
$100 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $250
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
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 Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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trailwaysny.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 Toronto, On to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Toronto to Syracuse train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Syracuse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Syracuse is 394 km. It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to drive from Toronto to Syracuse.

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Air Canada offers flights from Toronto Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Syracuse. Prices start at $64 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 .

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