Duration 45h 2m
Distance 208.8 miles
Average price $145
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Buffalo and Altoona takes 45h 2m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Buffalo to Altoona. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 12h 7m

  1. Buffalo Depew Station
  2. Cleveland Amtrak Station
  3. Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
  4. Altoona
12h 7m
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$115 - $169

Buffalo to Altoona train times

Trains run five times a week between Buffalo and Altoona. The service departs Buffalo at 12:55 in the afternoon, which arrives into Altoona at 09:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 45h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Buffalo to Altoona? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Buffalo station to Altoona station. However, there are services departing from Buffalo Amtrak Station and arriving at Altoona Amtrak Station via Buffalo Depew Station, Cleveland Amtrak Station and Pittsburgh Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 7m.

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The distance between Buffalo and Altoona is 166 miles. The road distance is 208.8 miles.

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Buffalo to Altoona train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Buffalo Depew Station.

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Buffalo to Altoona train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Altoona Amtrak Station.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Altoona. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Buffalo and Altoona?

You can take a train from Buffalo to Altoona via Buffalo Depew Station, Cleveland Amtrak Station, and Pittsburgh Amtrak Station in around 12h 7m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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