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There are 9 ways to get from Buffalo to Connecticut by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Buffalo to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$111 - $261

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Bus, train  •  12h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY Toronto
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven

$49 - $87

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Fly Buffalo to New York JFK, train  •  4h 51m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$113 - $393

Fly Buffalo to Newark, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$91 - $517

Bus to Rochester, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Rochester, Ny
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York JFK (JFK) ROC - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$162 - $357

Bus  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal Toronto / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$51 - $86

Train  •  10h 34m

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...

$81 - $153

Train via New York  •  11h 23m

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven

$109 - $211

Drive  •  7h 29m

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Bridgeport 403.3 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Connecticut is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Connecticut is to fly and train which costs $110 - $400 and takes 4h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Connecticut. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo station to Connecticut station. However, there are services departing from Buffalo Amtrak Station and arriving at Bridgeport Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 34m.

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The distance between Buffalo and Connecticut is 327 miles. The road distance is 403.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Connecticut without a car is to bus which takes 10h 19m and costs $50 - $90.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Buffalo to Connecticut, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street station.

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Buffalo to Connecticut train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Buffalo Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Connecticut is to bus which takes 10h 19m and costs $50 - $90. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $80 - $160 and takes 10h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 327.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Connecticut, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Bridgeport via New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal and New York, Ny in around 10h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Bridgeport via New York Penn Station in around 10h 34m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $250
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$29 - $300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$100 - $160
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$90 - $130
EconomyPlus
$110 - $170
Business
$150 - $220
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$14 - $18
Onboard Off-Peak
$22
At Station Peak
$19 - $22
Onboard-Peak
$25 - $28
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.

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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 Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$35 - $50
Online Fare
$10 - $15
Advanced Purchase
$17 - $24
Standard Fare
$21 - $24
Refundable
$28 - $31
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$35 - $55
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$60 - $70
Refundable
$71 - $76
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
megabus.com

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Buffalo to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Buffalo to Connecticut train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Bridgeport Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Connecticut is 403 miles. It takes approximately 7h 29m to drive from Buffalo to Connecticut.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Connecticut. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to line 24 bus which takes 34 min and costs $2.

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