There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Buffalo by plane, bus, train 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  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Buffalo (BUF) BOS - BUF

$79 - $353

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h

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

$45 - $120

3 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA South Station to Albany, NY Boston
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY Albany - Buffalo

$65 - $122

Train  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$94 - $252

Drive  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Buffalo 456.9 miles

$40 - $65

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

JetBlue Airways, Delta and two other airlines fly from Boston to Buffalo every 3 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Buffalo hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA South Station to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Buffalo is 642 km. The road distance is 731 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Buffalo is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Buffalo is to fly which takes 3 h 25 min and costs $75 - $360.

No, there is no direct train from Boston to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Buffalo via Buffalo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Buffalo, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Boston to Buffalo, including transfers.