There are 5 ways to get from Buffalo to Denver by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Denver (DEN) BUF - DEN

$197 - $445

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  39 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Denver, Co

$165 - $425

3 alternative options

Train  •  31 h

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr

$224 - $668

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  40 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Cincinnati, OH
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Indianapolis, IN
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO

$188 - $327

Drive  •  24 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Denver 1530.2 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Denver is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 24 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Denver is to fly which costs $190 - $450 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Denver is 1375 miles. The road distance is 1530.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Buffalo to Denver, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Denver. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Denver, Co via Erie, Pa and Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Denver station. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Denver Union Station Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h.

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Frontier Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Denver Airport.

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Buffalo to Denver train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at South Station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Denver.
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  • Distance: 1374.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Denver, CO, USA?

Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Buffalo to Denver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Denver via Buffalo, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 31 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Buffalo to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
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 Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
33 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$260 - $340
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Erie, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
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