There are 6 ways to get from Buffalo to Cincinnati by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$59 - $146

Cheapest option

Bus Barons Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Cincinnati, OH Schedules 0010 and 0011

$40 - $95

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$97 - $238

Drive  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Cincinnati 435 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Covington  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Covington (CVG) BUF - CVG

$160 - $348

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Dayton (DAY) BUF - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$154 - $722

Questions & Answers

The distance between Buffalo and Cincinnati is 631 km. The road distance is 696 km.

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Cincinnati is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $160 - $350.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Cincinnati, OH. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Buffalo to Cincinnati, including transfers.

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Cincinnati via Cleveland, Oh and Columbus, Oh in around 8 h 31 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Buffalo to Cincinnati hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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