Duration 13h 3m
Distance 414.7 miles
Average price $92
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Buffalo and Plattsburgh takes 13h 3m and the fastest train takes 10h 50m. There is at least one train per day from Buffalo to Plattsburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Buffalo Amtrak Station
  2. Schenectady Amtrak Station
  3. Plattsburgh
9h 37m
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$73 - $110

Buffalo to Plattsburgh train times

Trains run once daily between Buffalo and Plattsburgh. The service departs Buffalo at 04:30 in the morning, which arrives into Plattsburgh at 15:20. All services require a transfer at Schenectady Amtrak Station and take an average of 13h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Buffalo to Plattsburgh? 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 Plattsburgh station. However, there are services departing from Buffalo Amtrak Station and arriving at Plattsburgh Amtrak Station via Schenectady Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 37m.

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The distance between Buffalo and Plattsburgh is 300 miles. The road distance is 414.7 miles.

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

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

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You can take a train from Buffalo to Plattsburgh via Schenectady Amtrak Station in around 9h 37m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60

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