There are 6 ways to get from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square 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.

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Fly to New York JFK  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK

$73 - $366

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Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to New York, Ny 207 / ...

$35 - $110

4 alternative options

Fly to New York La Guardia  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA

$73 - $369

Fly to Newark  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR

$103 - $473

Train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York VIA Rail / ...

$64 - $228

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square 379.8 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square is to fly which costs $70 - $370 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo Airport and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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The distance between Buffalo Airport (BUF) and Times Square is 288 miles. The road distance is 379.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 55 min and costs $35 - $110.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square, including transfers.

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Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo Airport station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square is to fly which takes 1 h 58 min and costs $70 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $110 and takes 8 h 55 min, you could also train, which costs $60 - $230 and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square.
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  • Distance: 288.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Buffalo Airport (BUF), USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

JetBlue Airways and Delta fly from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square every 2 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Buffalo Airport (BUF) to Times Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $85
Economy
$100 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $210
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
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
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 Buffalo Airport to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo Airport to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo Airport, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$35 - $55
Online Fare
$45 - $75
Standard Fare
$60 - $95
Refundable
$70 - $100

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