There are 10 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.

Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 30 min

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

$49 - $115

9 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 40 min

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

$70 - $212

Train  •  10 h 47 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 - $240

Bus Trailways New York  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Albany, NY 0410 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY

$69 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Amherst to Buffalo 388.1 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Boston, fly to Buffalo  •  6 h 23 min

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

$103 - $417

Bus, bus to Hartford, fly to Buffalo  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA - 79 South Pleasant Street to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  3. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Buffalo (BUF) BDL - BUF

$191 - $906

Bus, bus to Albany, fly to Buffalo  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA - 79 South Pleasant Street to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
  3. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Buffalo (BUF) ALB - BUF

$72 - $439

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Buffalo  •  9 h 9 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 - $649

Bus to Boston, fly to Rochester, train  •  8 h 51 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 - $586

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 47 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
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
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$80 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $290
Train from Rochester to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $40
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
3 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 Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 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
Amtrak Acela Express
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 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Amherst, MA - 79 South Pleasant Street to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Amherst to Buffalo?

The distance between Amherst and Buffalo is 523 km. The road distance is 621 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Amherst to Buffalo?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Amherst to Buffalo?

The quickest way to get from Amherst to Buffalo is to bus and fly which takes 6 h 23 min and costs $100 - $420.

Is there a direct bus between Amherst and Buffalo?

No, there is no direct bus from Amherst to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Amherst, MA - 79 South Pleasant Street and arriving at Buffalo, Ny via Springfield, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Amherst to Buffalo?

It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to get from Amherst to Buffalo, including transfers.