There are 3 ways to get from Buffalo to Cornell University by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$31 - $62

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 212

$49 - $118

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Cornell University 158.4 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The distance between Buffalo and Cornell University is 202 km. The road distance is 253 km.

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Cornell University is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Cornell University is to drive which takes 2 h 58 min and costs $15 - $23.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Buffalo to Cornell University, including transfers.

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Buffalo to Cornell University hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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 Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35

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