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Cheap bus tickets and times from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY

Showing times and prices for May 27

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 59 m

Average

4 h 50 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

282 km

Cheap bus tickets from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY start from $38 with an average ticket price of $43.

The fastest bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY takes 3h 59m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 50m and covers a distance of 282 km.

7 buses leave New York, NY for Ithaca, NY every day with 7 travelling directly.

FlixBus
01:15PM5h00
New York, NY
06:15PMIthaca, NY
$381One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:45PM4h30
New York, NY
03:15AMIthaca, NY
$411One-way
0 transfers
Infobus
04:00AM5h00
New York, NY
09:00AMIthaca, NY
$451One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
01:05PM5h55
New York, NY
07:00PMIthaca, NY
$461One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:15AM4h45
New York, NY
04:00PMIthaca, NY
$461One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY

distanceDistance175 miles (282 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$46 (€40)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesOurBus, FlixBus, Infobus or Greyhound

Buses from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY cover the 175 miles (282 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like OurBus, FlixBus, Infobus or Greyhound. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $34 (€29), but the average price of bus tickets is $46 (€40).

Bus providers: OurBus, FlixBus and Infobus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY

Buy your official OurBus, FlixBus and Infobus bus tickets to Ithaca, NY from New York, NY from $34 (€30) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

FlixBus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY bus information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h
  • Cheapest Price: $34
  • FlixBus frequency: 3 a day

Buses from New York to Ithaca

Ithaca is a charming city located in Tompkins County and is only 223 miles (359 kilometers)​ away from New York City. Ithaca is famous for being home to Cornell University, cementing its reputation as a "college town". Ithaca's population increases during the school months. The best way to get from New York City to the charming town of Ithaca is by bus. The route is popular on weekends with the students attending Cornell University. The bus from New York to Ithaca runs daily. There are anywhere from four to six buses a day on this route. Direct services on this route take around four hours to complete the journey.

 Which bus companies travel from New York to Ithaca?

There are several bus companies servicing the New York to Ithaca route including OurBus. The company began service in 2016. OurBus is a service that operates both intercity and commuter routes serving 67 destinations in the United States directly from New York, including to Florida. The New York to Ithaca line offers a convenient schedule with OurBus. The company operates a modern fleet of coaches with reclining seats, WiFi internet access, and large and clean restrooms.

How long is the bus ride from New York to Ithaca?

The average journey from New York to Ithaca takes around four hours direct, but this depends on which departure point is selected for the bus from New York to Ithaca. The non-stop bus from New York to Ithaca takes four hours and departs from the New York Port Authority. This terminal is the main bus terminal in New York City. However, for instance, a bus from New York to Ithaca may take an extra 40 minutes if departing from Hampton Jitney. Buses from this departure stop have an additional stop at Binghamton, New York. Similarly, the bus that departs Madison Avenue New York to Ithaca will take a total time of four and a half hours. This bus also will make a short stop in Binghamton. Indirect services on this route have few stops and the journey length is only slightly increased.

 How many buses are there from New York to Ithaca?

The number of buses that run from New York to Ithaca varies depending on the day of the week chosen to travel. On Monday, there are four buses scheduled from New York to Ithaca. Three depart from the Port Authority Terminal, with the other bus departing from Madison Avenue. Bus service begins at 10:00 a.m. and the last service leaves at 8:00 p.m. On Tuesday and Wednesday, three buses are listed on the timetable from New York to Ithaca. Two depart from the Port Authority and one from Madison Avenue. The bus service runs from 10:00 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Thursday offers five buses, with three from the Port Authority, one from Madison Avenue and one from Hampton Jitney. The schedules run from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday's schedule consists of six buses, with two departures from the Port Authority and three scheduled from Madison Avenue. The buses run from 10:30 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Four buses are available for travel on Saturday. Three leave the Port Authority and one departs Madison Avenue. Services from New York to Ithaca run from 8:15 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Sundays are the busiest days alongside Friday, with six buses in service. Three buses leave from the Port Authority, two from Madison Avenue and one from Hampton Jitney. Services run from 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Schedules are always subject to change and it is essential to check the timetable carefully when booking a ticket.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from New York to Ithaca?

Departure bus station: there are three different departure stations for buses from New York to Ithaca. The main bus terminal is the Port Authority located at 625 Eighth Avenue at 40th Street. Pickup on some buses may be at Madison Avenue between 26th and 27th Street or the Hampton Jitney stop located on East 44th Street between Lexington and Third Avenue. Both locations are not bus stations and are designated bus stops. The Port Authority is in Midtown Manhattan and is easy to reach by taxi or public transport. The Port Authority has excellent accessibility by providing wheelchair escort assistance free of charge. The terminal contains amenities for the convenience to travelers, including dining establishments, a hair salon, bank services, and other retail establishments. All are designed for accessibility. The Port Authority has scrolling text messages and speakers that give out information to locate bus platforms and departure times.

Arrival bus station: the arrival point in Ithaca is generally at the Ithaca Bus Station. As of 2019, the Ithaca Bus Station is temporarily closed due to renovations. The buses now arrive at downtown on 131 East Green Street until the main terminal in Ithaca reopens. Close to the station are restaurants, bars, cafes, and taxi services.

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FAQs: Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY

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Cheap bus tickets from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY can start from as little as $34 (€29) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for New York, NY to Ithaca, NY is $46 (€40); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the New York, NY to Ithaca, NY bus travel time is 3 h 45 min   for the 175 mile (282 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY leaves at 4: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY leaves at 11: 30 PM.
There are 3 buses a day from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY which require at least one change with OurBus, FlixBus, Infobus or Greyhound. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the journey from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY you can take a bus with OurBus, FlixBus, Infobus or Greyhound. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Ithaca, NY from New York, NY on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month to travel from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY by bus is May.
Yes, you can take a bus between New York, NY and Ithaca, NY.
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