There are 11 ways to get from Washington to Syracuse by plane, subway, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Syracuse  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Syracuse (SYR) DCA - SYR

$133 - $418

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 4102 / ...

$48 - $134

9 alternative options

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Syracuse  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Syracuse (SYR) IAD - SYR

$119 - $405

Fly Reagan Washington to Rochester, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Rochester (ROC) DCA - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$141 - $564

Train to Baltimore, fly to Rochester, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Rochester (ROC) BWI - ROC
  3. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$204 - $531

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Rochester, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Rochester (ROC) IAD - ROC
  3. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$147 - $301

Fly Washington Dulles to Ithaca, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Ithaca (ITH) IAD - ITH
  2. Take the bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny

$339 - $1,272

Train via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$202 - $503

Bus via Scranton  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton 202 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Syracuse, Ny 206

$69 - $120

Train VIA Rail  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Syracuse VIA Rail / ...

$175 - $499

Drive  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Syracuse 370 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Syracuse is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Syracuse is to fly which costs $130 - $420 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Washington and Syracuse is 292 miles. The road distance is 370 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Washington to Syracuse, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak via New York Penn Station and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 46 min.

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The nearest airport to Syracuse is Syracuse (SYR) Airport which is 4.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include Ithaca (ITH) (42 miles), Rochester (ROC) (77.3 miles), Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) (120.9 miles) and Albany (ALB) (120.9 miles).

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  • Distance: 292.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Syracuse, NY, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Washington to Syracuse 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Syracuse via New York, Ny in around 9 h 21 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Syracuse via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from New York to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Train from Albany to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $150
Business
$110 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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