There are 4 ways to get from Buffalo to Cleveland 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.

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Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248

$23 - $60

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 27 min

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

$59 - $143

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Cleveland 191.7 miles

$18 - $28

Fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Cleveland (CLE) BUF - CLE

$117 - $619

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Cleveland is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Cleveland is to bus which costs $23 - $60 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Cleveland is 174 miles. The road distance is 191.7 miles.

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The bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Cleveland, Oh. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Cleveland Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Buffalo to Cleveland hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Buffalo to Cleveland twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 3 h 13 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Cleveland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 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
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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 Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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