There are 8 ways to get from Buffalo to Beacon by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Poughkeepsie VIA Rail / ...

$62 - $196

Cheapest option

Thru-Bus, bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicot Street to Binghamton, NY 5561 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Poughkeepsie, NY 100/12/22/733*

$56 - $106

6 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 317 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Newburgh, NY

$64 - $120

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Beacon 341.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$92 - $416

Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$124 - $524

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$95 - $414

Fly to Albany, line 214 bus, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Albany (ALB) BUF - ALB
  2. Take the line 214 bus from State St & Eagle St to East St & Herrick St
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Beacon

$85 - $406

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Beacon, NY, USA?

VIA Rail operates a train from Buffalo to Beacon every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $180 and the journey takes 7 h 2 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Beacon via Syracuse, Ny, Binghamton, Ny, Binghamton, NY, Newburgh, NY, and Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal in around 10 h 16 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$90 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $180
Business
$130 - $190
Business Plus/Sleeper
$240 - $330
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Beacon
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $17
Off-peak onboard
$21 - $23
Onboard
$22 - $30
At station
$19 - $23
Train from Poughkeepsie to Beacon
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Newburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Poughkeepsie, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicot Street to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Eagle St to East St & Herrick St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Buffalo to Beacon?

The distance between Buffalo and Beacon is 432 km. The road distance is 546 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Beacon is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Beacon is to fly and train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $90 - $420.

Is there a direct train between Buffalo and Beacon?

No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Beacon. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Beacon via Poughkeepsie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 44 min.

Is there a direct bus between Buffalo and Beacon?

No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Beacon. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Beacon Train Station via Syracuse, Ny, Binghamton, NY and Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from Buffalo to Beacon, including transfers.