There are 4 ways to get from Amherst to Niagara Falls by bus, tram, train, taxi 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

Line 35 bus, line 40 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Alberta Dr & Sheridan Dr to Niagara St & Ontario St 35
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Niagara St & Ontario St to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St 40

$2

3 alternative options

Tram, train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the tram from University Station to Erie Canal Harbor Station Metro Rail
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$23 - $62

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amherst to Niagara Falls 18.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Amherst to Niagara Falls 18.6 miles

$1 - $3

What companies run services between Amherst, NY, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Amherst to Niagara Falls via Niagara St & Ontario St in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Niagara Frontier
Website
metro.nfta.com
Tram from University Station to Erie Canal Harbor Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$24 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $90
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Niagara Frontier
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Alberta Dr & Sheridan Dr to Niagara St & Ontario St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Ontario St to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Amherst to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Liberty Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 716-877-7111
Website
libertycab.com
Buffalo Express Taxi
Phone
+1 716-986-2782
Website
buffaloexpresstaxi.com
WeGo Taxi Tour
Phone
+1 716-449-0001
Website
wegotaxitours.com
A1 Taxi Tour
Phone
+1 716-550-6343
Website
a-onetaxi.com
Niagara Falls Taxi
Phone
+1 716-939-5273
Website
niagarafallstaxi.weebly.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Amherst to Niagara Falls?

The distance between Amherst and Niagara Falls is 25 km. The road distance is 30 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Amherst to Niagara Falls?

The cheapest way to get from Amherst to Niagara Falls is to line 35 bus and line 40 bus which costs $2 and takes 1 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Amherst to Niagara Falls?

The quickest way to get from Amherst to Niagara Falls is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs $75 - $95.

Is there a direct bus between Amherst and Niagara Falls?

No, there is no direct bus from Amherst to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Alberta Dr & Sheridan Dr and arriving at Rainbow Blvd & 1st St via Niagara St & Ontario St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Amherst to Niagara Falls?

It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Amherst to Niagara Falls, including transfers.