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There are 11 ways to get from Buffalo to Cape May by train, bus, car, plane or car ferry

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Train, bus  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 319
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$89 - $248

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Bus Megabus  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to 30th St. Station Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 313 / ...

$50 - $117

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Train, bus via 30th St Station - MFL  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 551
  4. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing 552

$161 - $434

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 319
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$64 - $171

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Cape May 461.9 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Buffalo to Reagan Washington, bus, car ferry  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BUF - DCA
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk
  3. Take the car ferry from Lewes, DE to Cape May, NJ

$157 - $532

Fly Buffalo to Philadelphia, bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Philadelphia (PHL) BUF - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$174 - $751

Fly Buffalo to Washington Dulles, bus, car ferry  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BUF - IAD
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk
  3. Take the car ferry from Lewes, DE to Cape May, NJ

$163 - $619

Fly Buffalo to Baltimore, train, bus  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Baltimore (BWI) BUF - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing

$218 - $865

Fly Buffalo to Newark, train, bus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing

$134 - $565

Train to Rochester, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Philadelphia (PHL) ROC - PHL
  3. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  4. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$219 - $753

Questions & Answers

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 and car ferry which costs $150 - $550 and takes 8 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Cape May. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street via 30th St & Market St - MBNS and Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 13 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 train and bus which takes 13 h 56 min and costs $85 - $250.

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It takes approximately 13 h 56 min to get from Buffalo to Cape May, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Cape May bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Buffalo station.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 19 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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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Cape May.
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  • Distance: 344.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 56 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 30th St. Station Philadelphia, 30th St & Market St - MBNS, Market St & 11th St - MBNS, and Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St in around 14 h 13 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Amtrak Station 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 Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$90 - $130
EconomyPlus
$120 - $170
Business
$160 - $220
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station 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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
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 Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
bestbus.com
Ferry operators
Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Website
capemaylewesferry.com
Car ferry from Lewes, DE to Cape May, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
cmlf.com
Book at
booking.cmlf.com

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American Airlines offers flights from Buffalo Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to line 204 bus which takes 17 min and costs $2.

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