There are 9 ways to get from Yale University to Cornell University by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train, bus OurBus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY Long Island -Ithaca College Special

$88 - $224

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Bus OurBus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 2021 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$30 - $67

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Bus College Express  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 2021 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University West College Express

$57 - $80

Train, bus College Express  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to Cornell University West College Express

$58 - $75

Train VIA Rail, bus  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York to Syracuse
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland 317 / ...

$248 - $523

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Yale University to Cornell University 259.5 miles

$25 - $40

Train to Newark, fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ithaca (ITH) EWR - ITH

$321 - $1,076

Train to Newark, fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM
  3. Take a taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University

$313 - $1,104

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ithaca (ITH) PHL - ITH

$305 - $780

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The cheapest way to get from Yale University to Cornell University is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yale University to Cornell University is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Yale University to Cornell University. However, there are services departing from New Haven, Ct and arriving at Ithaca, NY via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 11 min.

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The distance between Yale University and Cornell University is 200 miles. The road distance is 259.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Yale University to Cornell University without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Yale University to Cornell University, including transfers.

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Yale University to Cornell University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Haven, Ct station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Ithaca Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yale University to Cornell University bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Ithaca, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yale University to Cornell University is 260 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to drive from Yale University to Cornell University.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Ithaca Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Cornell University. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yale University to Cornell University.
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  • Distance: 200.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Yale University, CT, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Yale University to Cornell University via New Haven, Ct, New York, Ny, New York, NY, and Ithaca, NY in around 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
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 New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Train from New Haven Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$190 - $280
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $280
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 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
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.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 New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cornell University West
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to Cornell University West
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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