There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to Philadelphia by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Philadelphia  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Philadelphia (PHL) BUF - PHL

$165 - $723

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Philadelphia PA

$35 - $80

5 alternative options

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Baltimore (BWI) BUF - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$208 - $841

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$124 - $541

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$157 - $597

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Scranton, Pa 212
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 7959 / ...

$49 - $125

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Philadelphia 377.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $160 - $750.

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The distance between Buffalo and Philadelphia is 450 km. The road distance is 604 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Buffalo to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Philadelphia PA. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Buffalo to Philadelphia every 4 hours. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Buffalo to Philadelphia twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $80 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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