There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to Beacon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 11 min

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

$60 - $192

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Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 255 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton to Newburgh, NY

$65 - $123

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Beacon 341.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Buffalo to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 25 min

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

$86 - $416

Fly Buffalo to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 23 min

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

$87 - $412

Fly Buffalo to Newark, train  •  5 h 9 min

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

$123 - $523

Train to Rochester, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 7 min

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

$135 - $511

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Beacon station. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Beacon Train Station via Syracuse, Ny, Binghamton and Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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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 8 h 11 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Beacon is 270 miles. The road distance is 341.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Beacon without a car is to train which takes 8 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 11 min to get from Buffalo to Beacon, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Beacon bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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Buffalo to Beacon train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Buffalo station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Beacon is to train which takes 8 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 28 min.

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Buffalo to Beacon bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Newburgh, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Beacon.
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  • Distance: 270.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 11 min

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 $50 - $180 and the journey takes 7 h 30 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, Newburgh, NY, and Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal in around 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
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
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$90 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $180
Business
$130 - $180
Business Plus/Sleeper
$230 - $330
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
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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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 Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Beacon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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
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, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30

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Buffalo to Beacon train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Beacon is 341 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to drive from Buffalo to Beacon.

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JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Buffalo Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Beacon. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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