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

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Bus Trailways New York  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$75 - $164

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Bus Megabus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to 30th St. Station Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Jfk Blvd At 30Th St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 316

$47 - $114

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Train, bus  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #1 Inside The Wrtc to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 316

$153 - $451

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Cape May 461.9 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Buffalo to Philadelphia, bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Philadelphia (PHL) BUF - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$175 - $752

Fly Buffalo to Baltimore, train, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Baltimore (BWI) BUF - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$223 - $877

Train to Rochester, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Philadelphia (PHL) ROC - PHL
  3. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$213 - $758

Fly Buffalo to Reagan Washington, train, bus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BUF - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$227 - $779

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Cape May is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Cape May is to fly and bus which costs $170 - $750 and takes 7 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Cape May. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street via New York, Ny and Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 16 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Cape May is 345 miles. The road distance is 461.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Cape May without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 16 min and costs $75 - $170.

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It takes approximately 12 h 16 min to get from Buffalo to Cape May, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Cape May bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Buffalo, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 18 min.

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Buffalo to Cape May bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Cape May is 462 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to drive from Buffalo to Cape May.

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  • Distance: 344.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 16 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Cape May, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Cape May via New York, NY - Port Authority, New York, Ny, Atlantic City, Nj, and Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal in around 12 h 16 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Rochester to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $90
Economy
$100 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $210
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
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
Amtrak Acela Express

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Jfk Blvd At 30Th St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #1 Inside The Wrtc to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $28
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 242+ hotels available in Cape May. Prices start at $74 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 $8 - $17.

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