There are 4 ways to get from White Plains to Ithaca by bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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Bus OurBus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-White Plains - Stamford special

$16 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus Coach USA  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Binghamton, NY Patchogue-Binghamton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300 / ...

$46 - $85

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from White Plains to Ithaca 221 miles

$21 - $35

Train, fly, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM
  3. Take a taxi from Elmira/Corning to Ithaca

$251 - $930

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from White Plains, NY and arriving at Ithaca, NY. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between White Plains and Ithaca is 172 miles. The road distance is 221 miles.

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The best way to get from White Plains to Ithaca without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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The bus from White Plains, NY to Ithaca, NY takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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White Plains to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from White Plains, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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White Plains to Ithaca bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between White Plains to Ithaca is 221 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from White Plains to Ithaca.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Ithaca. Prices start at $106 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from White Plains to Ithaca.
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  • Distance: 172.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between White Plains, NY, USA and Ithaca, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from White Plains to Ithaca twice a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from White Plains, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from White Plains, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.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 Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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