There are 3 ways to get from Buffalo to Altoona by bus 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

Bus Fullington Trailways  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Seneca Allegany Casino
  2. Take the bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to State College
  3. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Altoona, Pa

$60 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Altoona, Pa

$53 - $130

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Altoona 210.5 miles

$20 - $30

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Altoona, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Altoona via Seneca Allegany Casino, State College, and State College, Pa in around 7 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Seneca Allegany Casino
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
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Bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to State College
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
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Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from State College, Pa to Altoona, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Altoona, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Buffalo to Altoona?

The distance between Buffalo and Altoona is 266 km. The road distance is 337 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Altoona is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Altoona is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs $20 - $30.

Is there a direct bus between Buffalo and Altoona?

No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Altoona. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Altoona, Pa via Seneca Allegany Casino and State College, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Buffalo to Altoona, including transfers.