How to get from Buffalo to Boston

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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 46 min

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

$85 - $352

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 40 min

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

$50 - $130

3 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY Buffalo - Albany
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA South Station Albany

$66 - $121

Train  •  12 h 28 min

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

$94 - $259

Drive  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Boston 457.3 miles

$45 - $65

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

JetBlue Airways, Delta and two other 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 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Buffalo and Boston is 642 km. The road distance is 732 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Boston is to fly which takes 2 h 46 min and costs $85 - $360.

No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Boston. 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 28 min.

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.

It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Buffalo to Boston, including transfers.