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There are 6 ways to get from Atlanta to Buffalo by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Buffalo  •  4h 3m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Buffalo (BUF) ATL - BUF

$100 - $604

5 alternative options

Fly to Rochester, train  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Rochester (ROC) ATL - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Buffalo Amtrak Station

$130 - $758

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny 212

$103 - $269

Bus Megabus  •  27h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta GA to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Buffalo

$108 - $158

Train  •  27h 59m

  1. Take the train from Atlanta Peachtree Station to New York Penn Station Crescent
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Buffalo Amtrak Station Maple Leaf / ...

$180 - $536

Drive  •  14h 57m

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Buffalo 887.2 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Buffalo is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Buffalo is to fly which costs $95 - $650 and takes 4h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Buffalo, Ny via Nashville, Tn and Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 55m.

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The distance between Atlanta and Buffalo is 702 miles. The road distance is 887.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Buffalo without a car is to bus which takes 21h 55m and costs $100 - $270.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Atlanta to Buffalo, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Buffalo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Buffalo is to fly which takes 4h 3m and costs $95 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $270 and takes 21h 55m, you could also train, which costs $180 - $550 and takes 27h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 57m.

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Atlanta to Buffalo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Buffalo, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Buffalo.
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  • Distance: 702.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 3m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Atlanta to Buffalo every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Buffalo via Nashville, Tn and Cleveland, Oh in around 21h 55m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Buffalo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
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
Train from Atlanta Peachtree Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
17h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Train from New York Penn Station to Buffalo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Train from New York to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$90 - $130
EconomyPlus
$120 - $170
Business
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to Washington
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Book at
megabus.com

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Buffalo is 887 miles. It takes approximately 14h 57m to drive from Atlanta to Buffalo.

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United Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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Book your Atlanta to Buffalo bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 141+ hotels available in Buffalo. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17m and costs $3.

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