There are 12 ways to get from Wilmington to Syracuse by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  7 h 50 min

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

$61 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to Philadelphia, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Syracuse, Ny 206

$47 - $111

10 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington 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

$131 - $297

Bus via Newark, Nj  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to Newark, Nj 904 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Binghamton, Ny 300
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 206

$52 - $124

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Syracuse 273.2 miles

$26 - $40

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Syracuse  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Chester
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Syracuse (SYR) PHL - SYR

$199 - $726

Train to Newark, fly to Syracuse  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR

$125 - $549

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Chester
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ithaca (ITH) PHL - ITH
  3. Take the bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny

$309 - $653

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Syracuse  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR

$141 - $514

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Rochester, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Chester
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Rochester (ROC) PHL - ROC
  3. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$207 - $722

Fly Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) PHL - AVP
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny

$384 - $774

Fly Philadelphia to Watertown, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Watertown (ART) PHL - ART
  2. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Destiny USA

$217 - $508

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Syracuse is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Syracuse is to train and fly which costs $190 - $750 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Wilmington and Syracuse is 232 miles. The road distance is 273.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Wilmington to Syracuse, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De and arriving at Syracuse, Ny via Philadelphia, Pa and Scranton, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wilmington to Syracuse. However, there are services departing from Wilmington Amtrak and arriving at Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak via New York Penn Station and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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Wilmington to Syracuse train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Washington Union Station Amtrak.

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Map of how to get from Wilmington to Syracuse.
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  • Distance: 231.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Syracuse, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilmington to Syracuse via Philadelphia, Pa and Scranton, Pa in around 8 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wilmington to Syracuse via New York Penn Station and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak in around 8 h 26 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Watertown
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Wilmington to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
septa.org
Train from Wilmington to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $130
Business Class
$85 - $140
First Class
$195
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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 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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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 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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Seat
$50 - $85
Bus operators
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Bus from Wilmington, De to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Wilmington, De to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Newark, Nj to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
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 Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Watertown, NY to Destiny USA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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