There are 5 ways to get from Buffalo to Boston by plane, train, 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.

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Fly from Buffalo  •  2 h 50 min

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

$85 - $352

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Bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma 255 / ...

$50 - $130

3 alternative options

Train to Rochester, fly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Boston (BOS) ROC - BOS

$148 - $517

Train  •  12 h 24 min

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

$94 - $258

Drive  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Boston 457.3 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Boston is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 7 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Boston is to fly which costs $85 - $360 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Boston is 401 miles. The road distance is 457.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Buffalo to Boston, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Boston, Ma. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Boston South Station Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 19 min.

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  • Distance: 401.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

JetBlue Airways, Delta and Southwest Airlines fly from Buffalo to Boston every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Buffalo to Boston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 11 h 40 min.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 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
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 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
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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 Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130

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