There are 11 ways to get from Amherst to Buffalo by bus, train, car or plane

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

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Buffalo, Ny 4175

$49 - $116

10 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the train from Albany to Buffalo VIA Rail / ...

$70 - $213

Train  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Albany to Buffalo VIA Rail / ...

$84 - $241

Bus Trailways New York  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY Albany

$62 - $119

Drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Amherst to Buffalo 388.1 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Boston, fly to Buffalo  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Buffalo (BUF) BOS - BUF

$103 - $418

Bus, bus to Hartford, fly to Buffalo  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  3. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Buffalo (BUF) BDL - BUF

$191 - $907

Bus, bus to Albany, fly to Buffalo  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
  3. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Buffalo (BUF) ALB - BUF

$72 - $440

Bus to Boston, fly to Rochester, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rochester (ROC) BOS - ROC
  3. Take the train from Rochester to Buffalo

$172 - $582

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Buffalo  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF

$176 - $650

Train, train to Newark, fly to Buffalo  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF

$212 - $758

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amherst to Buffalo is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amherst to Buffalo is to bus and fly which costs $100 - $420 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Amherst and Buffalo is 327 miles. The road distance is 388.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from Amherst to Buffalo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amherst to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Amherst, MA and arriving at Buffalo, Ny via Springfield, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Amherst to Buffalo.
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  • Distance: 327.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 21 min

What companies run services between Amherst, MA, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Amherst to Buffalo hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amherst to Buffalo via Springfield, MA, Springfield Amtrak, Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak, and Albany in around 10 h 29 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $280
Train from Rochester to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Northampton to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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