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New York, NY to Syracuse, NY by train

The journey from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY by train is 195.49 mi and takes 6 hr 11 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 3:40 PM and the last at 3:40 PM. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY by train for as little as $72.81 or as much as $122.14. The best price for this journey is $72.81.

Lowest Price$72.81
Journey Duration6 hr 11 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$72.81
Highest Price$122.14
First Departure3:40 PM
Last Departure3:40 PM
Distance195.49 mi
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalSyracuse, NY
CarriersAmtrak

New York, NY to Syracuse, NY Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

Take the train from New York, NY, to Syracuse, NY


The average train ride between New York and Syracuse is approximately 6 hr 11 min in length. Each day, around 1 trains depart from New York for Syracuse. The average fare for this route is $98.94, with ticket prices typically starting at a budget-friendly $72.81.

Amtrak operates the route from New York to Syracuse, with the Empire Service and Lake Shore Limited being the most common routes. On board, passengers are treated to spacious seating with plenty of room to stretch out, free WiFi for keeping connected, and power outlets at every seat for charging devices. Hungry travelers can take advantage of the cafe car, serving snacks and beverages to keep you satisfied on your journey. For those traveling on the Lake Shore Limited overnight service, sleeping accommodations are available on Vieliner cars. You pick between various sleeping units, from the small but practical Roomette to the super comfortable Bedroom Suite.

Moynihan Train Hall, the crowning glory of New York's Penn Station, unfolds within the James A. Farley Building, an architectural marvel on 8th Avenue. Named after Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, this 255,000 square feet expanse holds a massive skylighted atrium soaring 92 feet high, casting generous natural light throughout the hall. As the primary boarding point for Amtrak and Long Island Rail Road passengers, the hall offers impressive amenities, including spacious seating areas, free WiFi, food outlets, and retail stores. And easy connections to the city's iconic subway and bus system. Just steps away, you'll find Madison Square Garden and Times Square, where the city's energy truly comes alive.

Arriving in Syracuse, you'll disembark at the William F. Walsh Regional Transportation Center, a transit hub just a short ride from the city center. This station also hosts bus connections, making further travel a breeze. Facilities at the station include a comfortable waiting area, a ticket office, clean restrooms, and handy vending machines for snacks and beverages.

Syracuse, nestled in New York, offers visitors a unique blend of culture and nature. Explore the Erie Canal Museum, marvel at the contemporary and modern art at the Everson Museum of Art, or indulge in retail therapy at Destiny USA, one of the largest shopping centers in the U.S. For nature enthusiasts, Syracuse is a green city with beautiful parks such as Onondaga Lake Park and Green Lakes State Park.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest New York, NY - Syracuse, NY train tickets can be found for as low as $44.38 if you’re lucky, or $62.90 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $127.24.

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When travelling to Syracuse, NY by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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New York, NY to Syracuse, NY CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
22.02kg
Bus
23.6kg
Flight
62.92kg
Car
50.34kg
What are the CO2 emissions from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between New York, NY and Syracuse, NY are 22.02kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between New York, NY and Syracuse, NY? By taking the train between New York, NY and Syracuse, NY you will save 40.9kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.58kg compared to a bus and 28.32kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY?
A train ticket from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY is $98.94. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $72.81.
What's the cheapest train ticket from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY is $72.81. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and Syracuse, NY by train?
New York, NY to Syracuse, NY is 195.49 mi.
How long does the train between New York, NY and Syracuse, NY take?
New York, NY to Syracuse, NY is on average 6 hr 11 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 11 min.
How many train connections per day go from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY?
New York, NY to Syracuse, NY has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY leave?
The earliest train from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY departs at 3:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY depart?
The latest train from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY departs at 3:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $72.81 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY?
There are 5 station(s) that you can depart from New York, NY to go to Syracuse, NY. You can go from Newark Airport Amtrak, John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York Port Authority Bus Station, LaGuardia Airport and Penn Station and you can arrive at Syracuse Station and Hancock International Airport.
How many direct connections depart from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from New York, NY to go to Syracuse, NY.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to Syracuse, NY by train?
The fastest journey time by train between New York, NY and Syracuse, NY is 6 hr 11 min.
Is there a direct train from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY?
Yes, there is a direct train between New York, NY and Syracuse, NY.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to Syracuse, NY by train?
The train journey from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY creates 22.02kg of CO2 emissions.

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