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There are 3 ways to get from Utica to Olean by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Utica Amtrak Station to Buffalo Maple Leaf / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY Buffalo / ...

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Bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Mohawk Valley CC, Utica, NY to Binghamton, NY Utica / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Olean, NY Olean-Binghamton / ...

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Drive  •  4h 10m

  1. Drive from Utica to Olean 240.4 miles

Utica to Olean by train and bus

The journey time between Utica and Olean is around 12h 26m and covers a distance of around 292 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6h 31m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 9m. Operated by Amtrak, VIA Rail, NFTA and others, the Utica to Olean service departs from Utica Amtrak Station and arrives in Olean, NY. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 55m
Layover time:
6h 31m
Total time:
12h 26m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 9m
Journey distance:
292 miles
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
$49
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:51
Last service departs at:
17:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Utica to Olean train and bus schedules

Utica → Olean
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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

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

The social distance requirement in Olean is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Utica to Olean is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Utica to Olean is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utica to Olean. However, there are services departing from Mohawk Valley CC, Utica, NY and arriving at Olean, NY via Binghamton, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 50m.

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The distance between Utica and Olean is 178 miles. The road distance is 240.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Utica to Olean without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 53m and costs $70 - $180.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from Utica to Olean, including transfers.

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Utica to Olean bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Mohawk Valley CC, Utica, NY station.

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Utica to Olean bus services, operated by Shortline Bus, arrive at Olean, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utica to Olean is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Utica to Olean.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Olean. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 178.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 53m

What companies run services between Utica, NY, USA and Olean, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Utica to Olean via Binghamton, NY in around 7h 50m.

Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Utica Amtrak Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Utica to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$35 - $55
Business
$85 - $110
Economy
$60 - $70
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Coach Erie
Phone
(814) 459-6666
Email
erie@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Senior 65+
$20 - $40
Youth 2-16
$21 - $40
Adult
$23 - $40
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Mohawk Valley CC, Utica, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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Coach USA
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (845) 782-3528
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Mohawk Comm College to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com

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