Warren Real Estate - About Ithaca

Ithaca, New York — 10 miles from downtown

The Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport is located on Brown Road, Ithaca, NY, a 10-minute drive from college campuses and downtown areas. Ithaca is serviced by Delta, US Airways and United.

Door-to-door taxi and van service

Reservations are not normally required for ground transportation but are recommended during peak periods of student travel. Connections may be reserved ahead of time with one of the following:


Three Ithaca taxi companies operate under the same ownership, Ithaca Dispatch, (888) 321-1149.

  • Blue Light Transportation (277-CABS)
  • Cayuga Taxi (277-TAXI)
  • University Taxi (277-7777)
Local bus

Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit (TCAT) buses are the cheapest options to Cornell. Route 32 serves the Ithaca airport.

Other Regional Airports

Syracuse Hancock International Airport, Syracuse, NY
Greater Rochester International Airport, Rochester, NY
  • Distance from Ithaca: 100 miles
  • Estimated driving time: 2 hours
Greater Binghamton Airport, Binghamton, NY
  • Distance from Ithaca: 40 miles
  • Estimated driving time: 85 minutes
Elmira-Corning Regional Airport, Horseheads, NY
  • Distance from Ithaca: 37 miles
  • Estimated driving time: 1 hour
John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York City, NY
  • Distance from Ithaca: 246 miles
  • Estimated driving time: 4 hours, 30 minutes
LaGuardia Airport, New York City, NY
  • Distance from Ithaca: 235 miles
  • Estimated driving time: 4 hours, 20 minutes
Newark Liberty International Airport, Newark, NJ
  • Distance from Ithaca: 220 miles
  • Estimated driving time: 4 hours